WPD File Type

- The quick facts

What are WPD files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a WPD file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a WPD file?

WPD files have multiple uses, and WordPerfect Document is one of them.

WordPerfect Document

The .wpd extension is most commonly assigned to files that have been created in Corel WordPerfect. WordPerfect is a word processing application that is included with the purchase of the WordPerfect Office suite.

WPD files can contain tables, drawn objects, formatted text, and graphics.

How to open WPD files

We have identified 3 WPD openers that are compatible with this specific type of WPD file.

Programs that open WordPerfect Document files

Last updated: March 17, 2022

All known file formats using extension .WPD

While WordPerfect Document is a popular type of WPD-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .WPD extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

602Text Document

The .wpd extension is also assigned to documents that have been created with the 602PC Suite. This suite is an alternative to the Microsoft Word suite of office products.

These WPD documents contain text documents that have been created with the 602PC text editor that is included in the 602PC suite.

WPD opener for Windows

We have identified one WPD opener that is compatible with this specific type of WPD file.


More file formats using the WPD extension

Through our research of WPD files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • WinWorks Text Document

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of WPD files. Remember, different programs may use WPD files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

DoxillionDoxillionUser submitted
LibreOfficeLibreOfficeUser submitted
StarOffice WriterStarOffice WriterUser submitted
Microsoft WordMicrosoft WordUser submitted
OpenOffice.org BaseOpenOffice.org BaseUser submitted
Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft OfficeUser submitted
OOo4Kids WriterOOo4Kids WriterUser submitted
progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted
Complete OFFICE WordsmithComplete OFFICE WordsmithUser submitted
Adobe AcrobatAdobe AcrobatUser submitted

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