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New applications are always being developed and it is essential for our personal computer to be able to distinguish what kind of file it is accessing. That is precisely what a file extension is used for!

To detect which software to access a file with, your pc starts by gathering the necessary information by examining the files extension. Information about the format and type of information contained inside a file is indicated by the file extension. As an example, some common file extensions include: .jpg for images, .zip for compressed files, and .avi for video. These common file extensions are well known to many personal computer users, but with fresh programs coming out every day, with it is created new file types which you may not have seen.

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