QUESTION : I am taking an online Latin class, and they gave me a video to watch. A .el8. What? […]
Why should one prefer lower case file extensions like .jpg over uppercase ones like .JPG?
Problem : Many (most?) programs note file extensions in lower case. ls command in bash even prints foo.jpg highlighted as […]
What should the .help file extension be registered to on OS X?
QUESTION : I recently got a package of .help manual files for a device. Unfortunately, some gremlin has decided these […]
Missing File extension in list for Select Default Program
QUESTION : Can’t open xls files. Go to Set Default Program but the file extension isn’t in the list and […]
What is a good file extention for CLI PHP programs?
QUESTION : I use PHP for some OS scripting, is there any proper file extension other than .php for PHP […]
How can I open .dictionary files on OSX?
QUESTION : I’d like to have a look at the files that the Dictionary App that comes with macOS uses. […]
Is there any way to restrict user from changing file extensions in Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7?
QUESTION : For example, not allow users to rename abc.doc to abc.jpg? Is there any windows group policy for that? […]
How can I open a file with Notepad without permanently associating its extension with Notepad?
QUESTION : I’m a developer; I basically work in a Windows 8 environment with several virtual machines running Linux, Windows, […]
Always show file extension for screenshots
QUESTION : If you take a screenshot with ⌘+⇧+4 the file is saved as a .png to the desktop, but […]
Find directories /w files with 2 different extensions
Problem : So I am trying to think how I can possibly even do this. I can find the files […]