[Techtalk] Windows extension (*.lwp)

Jennifer Davis jsd at brain.jenn.ca
Tue Oct 9 22:43:07 EST 2001

I want to thank everyone for your help on this.  I managed to get the
document open and it turned out to be something valuable.  I should have
known better as it's not like I don't use Windows anymore, well only at
work.  I'm so glad I'm in admin here and not Informatics.  Everything
here, if not Windows 95, is NT.


On Tue, 9 Oct 2001, James Sutherland wrote:

> On Tue, 9 Oct 2001, Jennifer Davis wrote:
> > Hi, I got a document at work today that I, being the office geek should
> > be able to open.  It's LWP.  I have never heard of that before.  I can't
> > seem to open it.  Does anyone have any idea what it is?
> ISTR that extension being used by Lotus Word Pro (successor to Ami Pro),
> part of their office suite?
> As a general rule, the Unix "file" command is a good place to start;
> running it through "strings" may also give some hints. On Windows, the
> Quick View Plus tool from Jasc is pretty good for viewing/printing
> "strange" file types, but I haven't seen a Unix counterpart yet :(
> James.
> -- 

More information about the Techtalk mailing list