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LWP file format description

Many people share .lwp files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .lwp file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .lwp files.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.lwp - Lotus Word Pro Document

The LWP document files are related to Lotus Word Pro. The LWP file is a Lotus Word Pro Document. Lotus Word Pro is a word processor software produced by IBM's Lotus Software group for use on Microsoft Windows-compatible computers and on IBM OS/2 Warp. Word Pro can be obtained as part of the Lotus SmartSuite office suite.

Lotus Word Pro
Document files
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Lotus Word Pro Document related extensions:
Lotus Freelance Graphics Diagram
Lotus Symphony Macro Library
Lotus Symphony Spreadsheet
IBM InfoSphere Blueprint Director Document
Lotus Organizer 5 Document
Lotus Organizer 6 Document

.lwp - IBM Works for OS/2 Document

The LWP document files are related to IBM Works for OS/2. The LWP file is an IBM Works for OS/2 Document. IBM Works is a set of integrated applications including a spreadsheet, word processor, database, report generator, and charting program.

IBM Works for OS/2
Document files
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IBM Works for OS/2 Document related extensions:
Microsoft Works Spreadsheet Backup
Parson Power Publisher Document
Artista v4 Embroidery Data
CFPwinMan Document
Jot+ Notes Note Data
RealLegal E-Transcript Data

Naturally, other applications may also use the .lwp file extension. Even harmful programs can create .lwp files. Be especially cautious with .lwp files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .lwp file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .lwp file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

iwp, kwp, lap, ldp, lep, lp, lpw, lqp, lsp, lw, lwl, lwo, mwp, owp, pwp

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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