What is a .WPG File And How To Open It – Corel (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .wpg 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. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .wpg file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .WPG file?

The file extension .WPG is from WordPerfect Graphic File.It was developed by Corel. The file has the binary format, and it is a vector related file.

What to know

There are currently 3 software that can open the .wpg file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .WPG file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .WPG file on various operating systems.

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

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .wpg file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Inkscape software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Corel PaintShop Pro and Inkscape software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .WPG 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Inkscape software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .WPG file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .wpg file on Mac.

1. The first step is to download the Inkscape software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Lemkesoft GraphicConverter and Inkscape.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .WPG file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: Clicking “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Inkscape software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .WPG file on Linux

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .wpg file on Linux in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Inkscape software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Inkscape software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .WPG file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

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

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Inkscape software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .WPG file?

If you cannot open the .WPG file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .WPG file.wpg – Aeria Games. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .WPG file with the Inkscape, Corel PaintShop Pro programs on Windows, Inkscape, Lemkesoft GraphicConverter programs on Mac and Inkscape software on Linux.