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file extension

Edited by Darrel Ince

in A Dictionary of the Internet

Second edition

Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199571444

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The letters following the full stop in a file name. The file extension usually identifies the type of data found in the file. For example, the extension htm or html indicates a file that contains code expressed in the ...

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Subjects: Computer Networking and Communications

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