Files with hwp extension can be typically found as documents created using Hangul, a Korean word processor.

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HWP file extension - Hangul document

What is hwp file? How to open hwp files?

File type specification:

Document file type icon Document file type

The hwp file extension is traditionally used for text documents written in Koran word processor called Hangul developed by South Korean company  Hancom Inc.

Hangul is the name of Korean Alphabet. First version of Hangul was released in 1989.

Hangul supports special needs of written Korean language and is very common in South Korea.

The hwp file is a text document created and saved in Hangul word processor.

The default software associated to hwp file type:

Hangul picture or screenshot

Hancom Inc. logo Hangul  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Hancom Inc.

Hangul is South Korean word processing application. It is used widely by South Korean government. Hangul and Microsoft Office Word are used alongside each other in many South Korean companies.

Help how to open HWP files:

Hangul is the best choice to open and work with *.hwp files.

Some western word processors like OpenOffice.org and LibreOffice Word are able to open and work with these files as well.

How to convert file with extension HWP:

It is possible to open .hwp files in supported word processors and save them to another document format.

Find conversions from hwp file:

hwp to doc

hwp to docx

hwp to odt

hwp to pdf

hwp to txt

Find converter to hwp file type:

odt to hwp

File identification strings:

HEX code: 48 57 50 20 44 6F 63 75 6D 65 6E 74 20 46 69 6C 65
ASCII code: HWP.Document.File.V

List of software applications associated to the .hwp file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open hwp file, edit hwp file, convert hwp file, view hwp file, play hwp file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the hwp files.

  • Open hwp file
  • Save hwp file
  • Edit hwp file
  • Convert hwp file
  • Create hwp file
  • Print hwp file

Software that open hwp file - Hangul document

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