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How to open .wps file extension?

File Type : Document file type
Compatible with (WinXP,Vista,Win7,Win8 and Win10)

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What is .wps file extension?

.wps file extension is a known file type. This section of tells you everything you need to know about this extension.
The file extension .WPS is used by the document created with Microsoft Works word processing software. It is similar to a Microsoft Word (.DOC) document, but does not include advanced formatting options and macros that a Word document may contain.Microsoft Works 9 was the final version and the software was discontinued in 2010. However WPS files can still be opened with Microsoft Word or Microsoft Publisher on Windows platform. Important: The WPS format was discontinued by Microsoft in 2006 and was replaced by the standard Microsoft Word "".DOC"" format. The Mac version of Microsoft Works was discontinued after version 4.0. Hence, most Works documents cannot be opened using Works for Mac. However, WPS files can be opened in Mac OS X using NeoOffice 2.2 or later.
You can see a list of software programs here on that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open .wps files:

Microsoft Windows:
  • Microsoft Works
  • Microsoft Word 2013
  • Microsoft Publisher 2013
  • NCH Doxillion
  • LibreOffice
  • OxygenOffice Professional
  • LibreOffice
Apple Mac OS X:
  • Planamesa NeoOffice
  • LibreOffice