Files with wap suffix can be sometimes found as pictures saved in wireless bitmap (level 0) image format for mobile phones.

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WAP file extension - Wireless bitmap (level 0) image format

What is wap file? How to open wap files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

wap file icon: wap filetype icon

File extension wap seems to be mainly related to somewhat old graphics format, described at Wireless bitmap (level 0) image format.

The Wireless Application Protocol Bitmap Format (WBMP) has been designed for use with applications that operate over wireless communication networks.

The WBMP format is commonly used in mobile phones (WAP phones) and enables graphical information to be sent to the handset.

This wap file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open wap file:

XnView MP icon

Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet logoXnView MP  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet

A free (for non-commercial purposes) powerful cross-platform media browser, viewer and converter. Compatible with more than 500 formats and also supports export to 70 different file formats. It works on Windows, Linux and macOS (OS X).

Help how to open:

Use XnView MP graphics viewer to view content of the .wap pictures.

How to convert:

Use XnView to transform Wireless bitmap (level 0) image format to other bitmap images.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .wap file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open wap file, edit wap file, convert wap file, view wap file, play wap file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

wap file viewer - programs that view wap file - Wireless bitmap (level 0) image format

Programs supporting the exension wap on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about XnView MP for view wap file action.


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