.HWP File Extension
File Type 1Hangul (Korean) Text Document
What is an HWP file?
Word processor file written in Hangul, a Korean language; can be opened with a text editor, but may require an Asian font pack to be installed in order to view the contents correctly.
File Type 2Hanword Document
This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.
.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.
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.