Files with wpt file extension can be often found as navigation waypoints saved in an universal GPSformat which is used by various GPS navigation devices.

There are 4 other file types using
the WPT file extension!

wpt icon.wpt - Corel WordPerfect document template

empty icon.wpt - Schedule24 schedule template

empty icon.wpt - Cube 2 waypoint file

empty icon.wpt - Kingsoft Office document template

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WPT file extension - GPS waypoint

What is wpt file? How to open wpt files?

File type specification:

GIS, GPS navigation and map file type icon GIS, GPS navigation and map file type

The wpt file extension is used by many various GPS navigation programs for files that contain waypoint data. It is probably some universal format for storing waypoints in GPS devices.

MIME types:

The default software associated to open wpt file:

Global Mapper picture or screenshot

Global Mapper Software LLC logoGlobal Mapper  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Global Mapper Software LLC

Global Mapper is mapping utility for Microsoft Windows that is able to view, convert, edit, print popular vector, elevation, and raster map files.

GPS Pathfinder Office picture or screenshot

Trimble Navigation Limited logoGPS Pathfinder Office  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Trimble Navigation Limited

GPS Pathfinder Office software is a powerful and easy-to-use software package of GNSS postprocessing tools incorporating Trimble DeltaPhase differential correction technology, designed to develop GIS information that is consistent, reliable, and accurate from GNSS data collected in the field.

Help how to open:

Use Global Mapper to open and import data from *.wpt files.

How to convert:

It should be possible to export or otherwise transform *.wpt waypoint files using any of the available converters.

Find conversions from wpt file:

wpt to doc

wpt to kml

wpt to pdf

wpt to ssf

wpt to wps

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

Software that import wpt file - GPS waypoint

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with wpt file by default:
Global Mapper
GPS Pathfinder Office
Other suggested software:
MapSend Lite
OziExplorer small icon OziExplorer
Fugawi Global Navigator

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