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also file name  (fīl′nām′)
A name given to a computer file to distinguish it from other files, often containing an extension that classifies it by type.
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(Computer Science) an arrangement of characters that enables a computer system to permit the user to have access to a particular file
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an identifying name given to an electronically stored computer file, conforming to limitations imposed by the operating system, as in length or restricted choice of characters.
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Noun1.filename - (computer science) the name given to a computer file in order to distinguish it from other files; may contain an extension that indicates the type of file
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
name - a language unit by which a person or thing is known; "his name really is George Washington"; "those are two names for the same thing"
file name extension, filename extension, extension - a string of characters beginning with a period and followed by one or more letters; the optional second part of a PC computer filename; "most applications provide extensions for the files they create"; "most BASIC files use the filename extension .BAS"
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[ˈfaɪlˌneɪm] n (Comput) → nome m del file
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995


(fail) noun
1. a folder, loose-leaf book etc to hold papers.
2. a collection of papers on a particular subject (kept in such a folder).
3. in computing, a collection of data stored eg on a disc.
1. to put (papers etc) in a file. He filed the letter under P.
2. to bring (a suit) before a law court. to file (a suit) for divorce.
ˈfilename noun
the name that someone gives to a computer file.
ˈfiling cabinet noun
a piece of furniture with drawers etc for holding papers.
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The filename suggests that this handset is powered by an Exynos chipset, which is manufactured by Samsung.
Even with todays store-it-all philosophy, there is still an operating system requirement to: a) keep the drive + path + filename to less than 256 characters, and b) to keep the number of files within any one directory to less than a theoretical 4.2 million files.
function loadButton_Callback (hObject, eventdata, handles) [filename , pathname] = uigetfile({'*.bmp'; '*.jpg'; *.gif '; ' *.*'}, Vyber obrazok '); S~= imread ([pathname , filename ]) ; uiwait (msgbox (' Trenovacie data nacttane !
Although, if you go to the "page source" of Google research website and look at the filenames of the audio samples, one of the filename will be labeled "gen" indicating that's the AI generated sample.
Deepviz allows users to start from an IP, domain, string, filename or e-mail to rebuild the history of a targeted attack and identify malicious domains, similar malware and C/C infrastructure.
If both users satisfy the contact judgement, the sender's PC obtains the filename from purpose-built directory.
The aim here is to make the image files easy to find by web search engines like Google Image Search which looks at the names of images, the filename.
They're all listed on Microsoft's blog, but one of them is a little strange; opening files in Notepad at the command-line won't work if you just use a bare filename. If you use a filename with a path (even a partial path) it will work.
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- Added the option of prepending the "probe capture name" to the filename, as part of profile loading/saving