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Our computer needs to know how to access specified files and specify what applications they are associated with. By looking at a files extension, our computer recognizes precisely how to make use of that file.

The data needed to choose which program to utilize to access a file is read by examining the files extension. A files extension carries clues to the format of the file and what sort of information it holds. A few of the more general file extensions include .exe for executables, .mp3 for sound, and .doc for documents. These general file extensions are well known to many personal computer users, but with fresh applications coming out every day, with it is created more file types which you might not know about.

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