The File Extensions Database


.MWP File Extension

  • Developer by: IBM
  • Category: Text Files

What is an .MWP file?

.MWP is Lotus Word Pro SmartMaster File

Template for creating a new Lotus Word Pro (.LWP) document; saves formatting options and custom settings for the Lotus word processing program; preinstalled SmartMaster files are typically saved in the C:\Lotus\SMasters\ directory.

How to solve problems with MWP files

  • Associate the MWP file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any MWP file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.MWP files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the MWP 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 .MWP is Lotus Word Pro SmartMaster File. Because only the current version supports the latest MWP file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the IBM manufacturer website after an available .MWP is Lotus Word Pro SmartMaster File update.
  • To make sure that your MWP file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.