filename extension

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Noun1.filename 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"
computer file name, computer filename, file name, 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
string - a linear sequence of symbols (characters or words or phrases)
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APK files are a type of archive file, specifically in zip format packages based on the JAR file format, with .apk as the filename extension.
spacer Nothing id The drive + path + filename path The drive + path only mimetype application/pdf created Date + time created (dd/mm/yyyy hh:mm format) modified Ditto ext Filename extension (e.g.
The file renaming suggestions advanced by experienced users show filenames that look like this: ABC_150915_1234.DNG, where ABC are the photographer's initials, 150915 indicate the date of 2015 Sep 15, 1234 is the unique identifier number or counter for the file, and DNG is the filename extension. Instead of your initials, you may want to replace ABC with your own name as long as your name is not Rajaratnamurti, Supitayaporn, Dimaculangan, or some other long name so it may look like this: Tagle_150915_1234.DNG.