.WSP File Extension

Web Solution Package

General Information

Title WSP File Extension
Extension .wsp
Full Form Web Solution Package
File Type Package File
Developer Microsoft
MIME Type application/octet-stream

File Function

Primary Function Store customizations
Additional Functions Deployment, Reuse
Features Compressed, Contains resources

File Characteristics

Quality Highly structured
Supports Layers N/A
Supports Transparency N/A
Editable Yes, with tools

Use Cases

Web Development Yes
SharePoint Solutions Yes
Enterprise Content Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Code execution
Best Practices Validation, Secure deployment

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2001
Latest Version SharePoint 2019

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .cab, .zip

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
SharePoint Designer Free Windows
Visual Studio Paid, Free Community Windows, Mac