Show File Extension in Windows 7 and Windows 8
From security point of view, it is vital to know the file types that you are opening. Since, file names could contain multiple full stops, so you might run malware with the name like “report.docx.exe” considering it to be a document. Also, file extension is used to find the application suitable to run similar files. Here we will show how to show file extension in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
You can show file extension in Windows 7 and Windows 8 in two ways: through Control Panel and through Windows Explorer. In both ways, you need to toggle the appropriate option to view file extensions.
Through Control Panel
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