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File Extension List

New programs are always being created and it is important for our system to know how to distinguish what kind of file it is accessing. That is exactly what a file extension is for!

The information necessary to select which program to utilise to open a file is read from the files extension. A files extension contains tips to the format of the file and what kind of information it carries. As an example, many typical file extensions include: .gif for images, .rar for compressed files, and .avi for movies. These common file extensions are well known to many personal computer users, but with fresh software coming out each day, with it is created new file types which you may not be familiar with.

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