Unzip XPS (XML Paper Specification) File Generated by Word

Q

How to unzip an XPS (XML Paper Specification, .xps) file? According to Microsoft documentation, an .xps file is really a ZIP file containing many files. Can I open an .xps file with WinZip?

✍: FYIcenter.com

A

Yes, you easily open an .xps file and unzip it with WinZip in 4 steps if you have WinZip installed on your computer;

1. Run WinZip, then click the Open button in WinZip. You see the "Open Archive" box showing up.

2. Find and select the Word .xps file, the click the Open button. You see a list of files inside the .xps file displayed in WinZip.

3. Click the Extract button in WinZip. You see the "Extract" box showing up.

4. Find and select the C:\temp\xps folder, then click the Extract button. All files inside the .xps file will be extracted, or unzipped, to that folder, C:\temp\xps.

Unzip XPS Document .xps File with WinZip

 

Converting Microsoft Word to/from Other Format

⇒⇒MS Word - Frequently Asked Questions

2016-11-04, 1473👍, 0💬