What is a .WPD File And How To Open It – The Sage Group

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Have you came across a file with the .wpd extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .wpd file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .WPD file?

The file extension .WPD is from ACT! 2 Word Processing Document.The developer of this file extension is The Sage Group. The file is a text related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .wpd file on 1 platform.

How to open a .WPD file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .WPD file on various operating systems.

How to open a .WPD file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .wpd file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Swiftpage Act! software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Swiftpage Act! software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .WPD file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Swiftpage Act! software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .WPD file?

If you cannot open the .WPD file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .WPD file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .wpd – Corel, .wpd – Software602. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .WPD file with the Swiftpage Act! program on Windows.