WHLP file format description
Many people share .whlp files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .whlp file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .whlp files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.whlp - Microsoft Word for Mac Help Data
The WHLP data files are related to Microsoft Word for Mac. WHLP file is a Microsoft Word for Mac Help Data. Microsoft Word is a widely used commercial word processor developed by Microsoft.
- Microsoft Word for Mac
- Data files
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- Microsoft Word for Mac Help Data related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .whlp file extension. Even harmful programs can create .whlp files. Be especially cautious with .whlp files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .whlp 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .whlp file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
hlp, whl, whp, wlp
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
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