How to edit WebP files in Photoshop

Need to work with those pesky WebP files from around the web? We show you how to get them to open in Photoshop.

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Are you trying to edit WebP files in Photoshop, but it's telling you that it's an unsupported file format? Guess what: us too.

Don't worry though, the fix is pretty straightforward.

What is WebP?

It's an increasingly popular file format developed by Google to reduce the size of images while maintaining as much quality as possible.