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WPS file format

File extension
.wps
File category
Programs
Microsoft Word
NeoOffice
OxygenOffice
Works Converter
Main program
Microsoft Works Word Processor
Description
This file is a text document created with Microsoft Works Word Processor. As compared to word documents, it does not have good formatting options. This file can be opened in MS word and in Microsoft Publisher.
Technical details
WPS format is used by Microsoft Works Word Processor files. The files are created by Microsoft Word. WPS files include images, clipart, and tables. There is a C++ library that permits reading and writing of WPS documents. Oxygen Office and NeoOffice are applications that can be opened in this library, and WPS files can be edited.
MIME type
application/vnd.ms-works
application/kswps