File Extension Library

.WSD File Extension

  • Developer by: Micropro International
  • Category: Text Files

What are .WSD files and how to open them?

Can't open .WSD file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .WSD file.

What is a .WSD file extension?

.WSD file extension is created by Micropro International. .WSD has been classified as Text Files.

.WSD is WordStar Document

Document created by WordStar, a word processing program for DOS used heavily in the 1980s; contains document data and page layout formatting; used to store text using the WYSIWYG DOS-based editor.

WordStar is no longer developed, supported, or sold and is considered abandonware. However, Corel WordPerfect can still open WSD files (WordStar 2000 1.0 and later).

List of all softwares that can open the WordStar Document
Corel WordPerfect X9

How to fix problems with .WSD files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .WSD files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .WSD file format
  2. You need to check the .WSD file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)