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Our personal computer needs to know how to access specified files and specify what programs they are affiliated with. By viewing a files extension, our system knows exactly how to access that file.

To determine which program to open a file with, your system first collects the required data from the files extension. Information regarding the format and type of data contained within a file is designated by a file extension. Some of the more common file extensions include .exe for executables, .wav for sound, and .txt for plain text. These general file extensions are well known to many pc users, but with fresh programs coming each day, with it comes new file types which you may not know about.

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