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WIMP file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .wimp file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .wimp file?
  • What program do I need to open a .wimp file?
  • How can the .wimp file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .wimp files to another format?

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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

✅ Microsoft Windows Icon Palette

WIMP file is a Microsoft Windows Icon Palette. Microsoft Windows is a group of several graphical operating system families, all of which are developed, marketed and sold by Microsoft.
WIMP format description not yet available
Category: Data files
Application: Microsoft Windows
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
WIMP aliases:
WIMP related links:
WIMP related extensions:
Microsoft Windows Resources Data

Microsoft Windows Application Content

Other types of files may also use the .wimp file extension.

🚫 The .wimp file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

imp, simp, wim, wip, wlmp, wmp

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Software Ideas Modeler Project
Windows Live Movie Maker Project
Windows Imaging File
Impatica Classic Document
Windows Media HD Photo
TwoNav LAND Calibrated Image Map
Colin McRae: DiRT Data

🔴 Can't open a .wimp file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .wimp file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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