The File Extensions Database

.HWDT File Extension

  • Developer by: Hancom
  • Category: Page Layout Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .HWDT file?

.HWDT is Thinkfree Office NEO Word Template

An HWDT file is a template created by Word, a word processing application included with the Thinkfree Office NEO suite. It contains layouts and settings for a document, which includes themes, fonts, shapes, images, and text. HWDT files are used as a baseline to create multiple documents with the same formatting.

HWDT file open in Hancom Thinkfree Office NEO Word

When you save a document in Word the program creates the .DOCX file to store the information by default. However, you can also choose to save the document as a .DOC, .TXT, .PDF, or .ODT file instead of a DOCX file. If you want to use a document layout and settings for future documents you can save your document as an HWDT template. HWDT files are convenient for creating documents such as business plans, resumes, brochures, or newsletters.

Word is one of three applications available in the Thinkfree Office NEO suite, which is similar to the Microsoft Office suite. The following applications are included in Thinkfree Office NEO:

  • Word - Word processor similar to Microsoft Word.
  • Cell - Spreadsheet program similar to Microsoft Excel.
  • Show - Presentation program similar to Microsoft PowerPoint.
Programs that open Thinkfree Office NEO Word Template
Hancom Thinkfree Office NEO Word
Hancom Thinkfree Office NEO Word
Hancom Thinkfree Office NEO Word

How to solve problems with HWDT files

  • Associate the HWDT file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any HWDT file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.HWDT files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the HWDT file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .HWDT is Thinkfree Office NEO Word Template. Because only the current version supports the latest HWDT file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Hancom manufacturer website after an available .HWDT is Thinkfree Office NEO Word Template update.
  • To make sure that your HWDT file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.