Files with wpd extension are in majority of cases HD pictures saved in special Windows Media HD Photo format developed by Microsoft.

There is one other file type using
the WDP file extension!

empty icon.wdp - WINDEV project

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Software that open wdp file

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WDP file extension - Windows Media HD Photo picture image

What is wdp file? How to open wdp files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

File extension wdp is associated with the HD Photo format (previously known as "Windows Media Photo" or "WMPhoto") is a file format for storing photographic image bitmaps.

The format was developed by Microsoft and supports both lossy and lossless compression. According to Microsoft, the format offers image quality comparable to JPEG 2000, but with much smaller file sizes and computational processing required.

A .wdp file stores picture image in Windows Media HD Photo.

Updated: July 5, 2024

The default software associated to open wdp file:

Windows Live Photo Gallery icon

Microsoft Corporation logoWindows Live Photo Gallery  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Windows Live Photo Gallery is photo management software and photo editor that is able to create stunning panoramas, movies, slide shows, and more. Final projects can be shared on Facebook and Flickr.

Help how to open:

Use PhotoViewer, part of Microsoft Windows, to open the .wdp files. Most photo viewers should also be able to open the .wdp files.

How to convert:

Use any compatible viewer/editor to transform .wdp files to other file formats.

Find conversions from wdp file:

wdp to 8bps

wdp to abr

wdp to jpg

Find converter to wdp file type:

fido to wdp

List of software applications associated to the .wdp 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 wdp file, edit wdp file, convert wdp file, view wdp file, play wdp file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

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 wdp files.

Software that open wdp file - Windows Media HD Photo picture image

Programs supporting the exension wdp on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open wdp file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with wdp file by default:
Windows Live Photo Gallery small icon Windows Live Photo Gallery
Other suggested software:
Corel PaintShop Pro small icon Corel PaintShop Pro
Adobe Photoshop small icon Adobe Photoshop
FastPictureViewer Professional small icon FastPictureViewer Professional

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:


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