.HWP File Extension
File Type 1Hangul (Korean) Text Document
What is an HWP file?
An HWP file is a text document written in Hangul, the alphabet of the Korean language. You can open it using any text editor, but you may have to install an Asian font pack to view the file's contents correctly.
This kind of HWP file is now uncommon. If you have an HWP file, it is more likely to be a Hanword Document.
File Type 2Hanword Document
.HWP File Association 2
An HWP file is a document created by Hanword (formerly Hangul Word Processor), a Korean word processing application. It contains document formatting, graphics, and text. HWP files are used specifically for saving documents written in Hangul, which is the native alphabet of the Korean language.
How do I open an HWP file?
You can use Planamesa NeoOffice and IMSI TurboPDF to open HWP files. You can also convert HWP files to .DOCX files using Hanword HWP document converter for Microsoft Word 2016. This tool is available to download for free from Microsoft.