Somewhat older .wk4 spreadsheets saved in Lotus 1-2-3 version 4 are still supported in some spreadsheet or table editors, like Excel or some open source alternatives. With these programs it should be easy enough to export the table data from these .wk4 files to CSV or even plain text format. A text file would be unformatted however, so CSV would be more preferable for spreadsheet export.
Convert Lotus 1-2-3 version 4.x spreadsheet to Simple text file.
We have found 2 software records in our database eligible for .wk4 to .txt file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert wk4 to txt on Windows
Various text format conversion utility
Convert from wk4 file format
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The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned wk4 to txt. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
A popular spreadsheet application distributed with Microsoft Office suite