Files with wpd file extension are generally found as documents created and saved in he Corel WordPerfect word processor.

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

empty icon.wpd - SAW sound processing data

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Software that open wpd file

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WPD file extension - Corel WordPerfect document

What is wpd file? How to open wpd files?

File type specification:

Document file type icon Document file type

wpd file icon: wpd filetype icon

The wpd file extension is associated with Corel WordPerfect, a word processing program, developed by Corel Corporation. Corel Word Perfect is part of Corel Word Perfect Office suite.

The wpd file contain binary output format for documents created using Corel Word Perfect. It is the default document format of the program.

MIME types used:


Note: 602PC suite also uses documents with wpd file extension, however this is completely different file format.

The default software associated to open wpd file:

Corel WordPerfect icon

Corel Corporation logoCorel WordPerfect  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Corel Corporation

WordPerfect is a word processor developed by Corel. Originally was released for MS-DOS, later ported to Unix and Mac. The latest versions are programed for Microsoft Windows and it is a part of Corel WordPerfect Office suite.

Corel WordPerfect Office icon

Corel Corporation logoCorel WordPerfect Office  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Corel Corporation

WordPerfect Office is an complete office suite developed by Corel Corporation. Latest version is WordPerfect Office X8, available in some editions: Home & Student, Standard and Professional.

Probably most known programs that are included in WordPerfect Office are word processor called WordPerfect, a spreadsheet Quattro Pro, presentation program Presentations and database management system Paradox.

Help how to open:

Use WordPerfect or other supported program to open the *.wpd files.

Microsoft Word provides file format converters that enable Word to open documents that were created in older versions of WordPerfect. If your document was created in a version of WordPerfect that is later than 6.x, save it in an older WordPerfect format before you open it in Word.

How to convert:

Use WordPerfect Converter and other compatible tools to convert WPD documents to other file formats.

Find conversions from wpd file:

wpd to doc

wpd to docx

wpd to lwp

wpd to odt

wpd to pdf

wpd to rtf

wpd to txt

Find converter to wpd file type:

doc to wpd

docm to wpd

docx to wpd

dotx to wpd

odt to wpd

sam to wpd

txt to wpd

File identification strings:

HEX code: FF 57 50 43
ASCII code: .WPC Related

List of software applications associated to the .wpd 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 wpd file, edit wpd file, convert wpd file, view wpd file, play wpd 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 wpd files.

Software that open wpd file - Corel WordPerfect document

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with wpd file by default:
Corel WordPerfect small icon Corel WordPerfect
Other suggested software:
Microsoft Word small icon Microsoft Word
Microsoft Works small icon Microsoft Works


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