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New programs are always being produced and it is essential for our personal computer to be able to tell what sort of file it is accessing. That is precisely what a file extension is used for!

To detect which application to access a file with, your personal computer starts by gathering the essential information by examining the files extension. A files extension holds hints to the data format of the file and what sort of information it holds. Some of the more frequent file extensions include .exe for executables, .mp3 for audio, and .doc for documents. These common file extensions are well known to many personal computer users, but with fresh programs emerging every day, with it comes new file types which you may not have seen.

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