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Our computer requires a way to access specified files and specify what applications they are associated with. By considering a files extension, our computer knows exactly how to access 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 hints to the formatting of the file and what sort of data it carries. A few of the more common file extensions include .exe for executables, .wav for sound, and .txt for plain text. These typical file extensions are recognized by many personal computer users, but with new programs emerging each day, with it comes more file types which you may not be familiar with.

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