Show / Hide file extensions in Windows 7

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By default Windows 7 hide file extensions of files like .txt .pdf .jpg .doc etc.
But some users may want to show file extensions.

You can show / hide file extension of files in Windows 7. Method is same as in previous versions of Windows.

  • Open Computer Explorer
  • Click the Organise button located in the top left of the explorer and then click Folder and search options.
  • Click view tab.
  • Check option “Hide Extensions for known file types” to hide file extensions. Uncheck this option to show file extensions.

    Click Apply and then OK button.

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