Nov 11, 2012

EXTENSION NAME OF SOME FILES

                                                  EXTENSION NAME OF SOME FILES:

TEXT FILES:

.doc              = Microsoft word document
.docx           = Microsoft word open XML document
.log              = Log file
.msg            = Outlook mail message
.odt             = Open document text document
.pages         = Pages document
.rtf              = Rich text format file
.tex             = Latex source document
.txt              = Plain text file
.wpd           = Word perfect document
.wps            = Microsoft works word processor document

DATA FILES:

.csv               = Comma separated values file
.dat               = Data file
.gbr               = Gerber file
.ged              = GEDCOM genelogy data file
.ibooks         = Multi-touch ibook
.key              = Keynote presentation
.keychain      = Mac OS X keychain file
.pps              = Power point slideshow
.ppt              = Power point presentation
.pptx            = Power point open XML presentation
.sdf              = Standard data file
.tar              = Consodilated unix file archive
.vcf             = Vcard file
.xml            = XML file


AUDIO FILES:

.aif                = Audio interchange file format
.ff                 = Interchange file format
.m3u            = Media playlist file
.m4a            = MPEG-4 audio file
.mid             = MIDI file
.mp3            = MP3 audio file
.mpa            = MPEG-2 audio file
.ra               = Real audio file
.wav            = WAVE audio file
.wma           = Windows media audio file


VIDEO FILES:

.3g2           = 3GPP2 multimedia file
.3gp           = 3GPP multimedia file
.asf             = Advanced systems format file
.asx            = Microsoft ASF redirector file
.avi             = Audio video interleave file
.flv              = Flash video file
.mov           = Apple quick time movie
.mp4           = MPEG-4 video file
.mpg           = MPEG video file
.rm              = Real media file 
.srt             = Subrip subtitle file
.swf           = Shockwave flash movie
.vob          = DVD video object file
EXTENSION NAME
.wmv         = Windows media file


3D IMAGE FILES:

.3dm          = Rhino 3D model
.3ds           = 3D studio scene
.max          = 3ds max scene file
.obj           = Wave front 3D object file


IMAGE FILES:

.bmp          = Bitmap image file
.dds           = Direct draw surface
.gif             = Graphical interchange format file
.jpg            = JPEG image
.png           = Portable network graphic
.psd           = Adobe photoshop document
.pspimage  = Paint shop pro image
.tga            = Targa graphic
.thm          = Thumbnail image file
.tif             = Tagged image file
.tiff            = Tagged image file format
.yuv          = YUV encoded image file
.ai             = Adobe illustrator file
.eps         = Encapsulated postscript file
.ps          = Postscript file
.svg         = Scalable vector graphics file


PAGE LAYOUT FILES:

.indd       = Adobe indesign document
.pct         = Picture file
.pdf         = Portable document format file


SPREADSHEET FILES:

.xlr          = Works spreadsheet
.xls         = Excel spreadsheet
.xlsx       = Microsoft excel open XML spreadsheet


DATABASE FILES:

.accdb      = Access 2007 database file
.db           = Database file
.dbf          = Database file
.mdb        = Microsoft access database
.pdb         = Programme database
.sql           = Structured query language data file


EXECUTABLE FILES:

.apk           = Android package file
.app           = Mac OSX application
.bat            = DOS batch file
.cgi            = Common gateway interface script
.com         = DOS command file
.exe          = Windows executable file
.gadget     = Windows gadget
.jar           = Java archive file
.pif           = Programme information file
.vb           = VB script file
.wsf         = Windows script file


GAMES FILES:

.dem         = Video game demo file
.gam         = Saved game file
.nes          = Nintendo(NES)ROM file
.rom         = N64 game ROM file
.sav          = Saved game


CAD FILES:

.dwg           = Auto CAD drawing database file
.dxf             = Drawing exchange format file


GIS FILES:

.gpx            = GPS exchange file
.kml            = Keyhole markup language file


WEB FILES:

.asp              = Active server page
.aspx            = Active server page extended file
.cer              = Internet security certificate
.cfm             = Cold fusion markup file
.csr              = Certificate singing request file
.css              = Cascading style sheet
.htm             = Hyper text markup language file
.html            = Hyper text markup language file
.js                = Javascript file
.jsp             = Java server page
.php            = PHP source code file
.rss              = Rich site summary
.xhtml          = Extensible hyper text markup language file


PLUGIN FILES:

.crx               = Chrome extension
.plugin           = Mac OSX plug-in

FONT FILES:

.fnt                = Windows font file
.fon               = Generic font file
.otf               = Open type file
.ttf                = True type file

SYSTEM FILES:

.cab               = Windows cabinet file
.cpl                = Windows control panel item
.cur                = Windows cursor
.deskthemepack = Windows 8 desktop theme pack file
.dll                 = Dynamic link library
.dmp              = Windows memory dump
.drv                = Device driver
.icns               = Mac OSX icon resource file
.ico                = Icon file
.lnk                = Windows file shortcut

SETTINGS FILES:

.cfg              = Configuration file
.ini               = Windows initialization file
.prf              = Outlook profile file

ENCODED FILES:

.hqx              = Binhex 4.0 encoded file
.mim             = Multi-purpose internet mail message file
.uue              = Unencoded file

COMPRESSED FILES:

.7z                = 7-zip compressed file
.cbr              = Comic book RAR archive
.deb             = Debian software package
.gz               = Gnu zipped archive
.pkg            = Mac OSX installer package
.rar              = WinRAR compressed archive
.rpm            = Red hat package manager file
.sit               = Stufflf archive
.sitx              = Stufflt X archive
.tar.gz           = Compressed tarball file
.zip              = Zipped file
.zipx             = Extended zip file

DISC IMAGE FILES:

.bin              = Binary disc image
.cue             = Cue sheet file
.dmg            = Mac OSX disc image
.iso              = Disc image file
.mdf             = Media disc image file
.toast           = Toast disc image
.vcd             = Virtual CD

DEVELOPER FILES:

.c                 = c / c++ source code file
.class           = Java class file
.cpp            = c++ source code file
.cs               = Visual c# source code file
.dtd             = Document type definition file
.fla               = Adobe flash animation
.h                = c /c++ header file
.java           = Java source code file
.lua             = Lua source file
.m              = Objective-c implementation file
.pl              = Perl script
.py             = Python script
.sh              = Bash shell script
.sln             = Visual studio solution file
.vcxproj     = Visual c++ project
.xcodeproj = Xcode project

BACKUP FILES:

.bak           = Backup file
.tmp           = Temporary file

MISC. FILES:

.crdownload      = Chrome partially downloaded file
.ics                    = Icalender file
.msi                   = Windows installer package
.part                  = Partially downloaded file
.torrent              = Bit torrent file


























2 comments:

This article is one of the best articles about computers. I came to know lots of full forms of the extensions which I had never cared to know. Loved it. I'll share your article.

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