The File Extensions Database

.WPA File Extension

  • Developer by: The Sage Group
  • Category: Text Files

What is an .WPA file?

.WPA is ACT! Word Processing Document

Text document format used by ACT! contact management software, versions 3 and later.

NOTE: Sage ACT! became Swiftpage Act! in 2013.

Programs that open ACT! Word Processing Document
Swiftpage Act!

How to solve problems with WPA files

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