WPS File Extension

Microsoft Works Word Processor Document File Type

Extension .wps
Developer Microsoft
Popularity 5.0 (1 Votes)
Mime Type application/vnd.ms-works
Default Program Microsoft Works
Category Common File Types
Format Binary
Updated 5/1/2022

What is a WPS File Extension?

WPS file extension is created by Microsoft, also known as Microsoft Works Word Processor Document. WPS has been classified as Common File Types. This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents. You can open WPS files in Microsoft Works program.



Free WPS File Online Tools & Apps

We have also the free online .WPS (Microsoft Works Word Processor Document) file extension apps that can allow to view, edit, convert from to WPS, merge, split and compare the WPS files without installing anything on your system. Please click on the links to explore the complete list of details for each required feature.

WPS Files Common Issues

There are few common issues with the Microsoft Works Word Processor Document .WPS=8870 File Extensions while opening the .WPS=8870 files on Windows and MacOs, we have solution to those issues such as:

Can't Open WPS Files?

  1. You must have supported software programs installed for Microsoft Works Word Processor Document on your system such as Microsoft Works.
  2. Associate default Microsoft Microsoft Works program for *.wps (Microsoft Works Word Processor Document) files.

    Associate WPS Default Program on Windows
    1. Right-click a *.WPS (e.g example.wps) file and click Open With.
    2. In the Open with dialog box, click Microsoft Microsoft Works program Or click Browse to locate the program (*.exe) that you want.
    3. Select check box for Always use this app to open .wps files.

    Associate WPS Default Program on MacOs
    1. Click *.WPS (e.g example.wps) file and click information -> Open With.
    2. In the programs list, click Microsoft Microsoft Works program Or other appropriate program that you want.
    3. Confirm Change for all... and Contine.
    4. A message will appear "This change will be applied to all files with .Microsoft Works extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection", click Contine to apply changes.

All Platform Software Programs for WPS File Extension

List of all softwares that can open the WPS files on each platforms such as Windows, Mac, iOS, Linux, Web and Android, you may click the each software link for more details for other supported formats for each software and the verified direct download links for each software with complete lisensing details.

Microsoft Windows logo image Open WPS File on Windows

Software License Developer
LibreOffice image. LibreOffice 6 for Windows  Open libreoffice website. Open Source LibreOffice
IMSI TurboPDF image. IMSI TurboPDF 7 for Windows  Open imsi website. Commercial IMSI
Microsoft Works image. Microsoft Works 9 for Windows  Open microsoft website. Commercial Microsoft
Kingsoft WPS Office image. Kingsoft WPS Office 2019 for Windows  Open kingsoft website. Freeware Kingsoft

MacOs logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen WPS File on Mac OS

Software License Developer
LibreOffice image. LibreOffice 6 for MacOs  Open libreoffice website. Open Source LibreOffice
Kingsoft WPS Office image. Kingsoft WPS Office 2019 for MacOs  Open kingsoft website. Freeware Kingsoft

Linux logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen WPS file on Linux

Software License Developer
LibreOffice image. LibreOffice 6 for Linux  Open libreoffice website. Open Source LibreOffice
Kingsoft WPS Office image. Kingsoft WPS Office 2019 for Linux  Open kingsoft website. Freeware Kingsoft

Website logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen WPS file on Web

Software License Developer

iOS logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen WPS file on iOS

Software License Developer

Android logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen WPS file on Android

Software License Developer
Kingsoft WPS Office for Android image. Kingsoft WPS Office for Android 12 for Android  Open kingsoft website. Freeware Kingsoft

About Licensing

  1. Free Trial This software are often used for an attempt period, like 14 days, before requiring payment. Some trial versions have a reduced feature set.
  2. Free This software is liberal to use. Examples include open-source , freeware software, like free programs supported by advertising.
  3. Free+ This software is liberal to download and use, but contains in-app purchases (IAP) to unlock additional content or functionality.
  4. Paid This software must be purchased so as to use it. it's going to be offered as a perpetual license or ongoing subscription.
  5. Included with OS This software is bundled with an OS , like Windows, macOS, or Android.

WPS file extension icon image.About WPS - Microsoft Works Word Processor Document

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Updated 5/1/2022


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