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New applications are constantly being produced and it is important for our computer to be able to distinguish what kind of file it is accessing. That is exactly what a file extension is used for!

To detect which software to open a file with, your system starts by collecting the essential data from the files extension. A files extension contains tips to the format of the file and what kind of data it contains. A few of the most frequent file extensions include .exe for executables, .mp3 for audio, and .txt for plain text. You might already be familiar with these general extensions but with the ever developing library of programs and operating systems there are many more that you may have never discovered.

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