How to show file extensions?

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  1. Jay NotApplicable

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    How do I make Windows show the file extensions? Like .exe or .jpg
     
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    Click the Start button > in the search box, type folder options > press Enter key > at the top, click View > make sure the box in front of " Hide extensions for known file types" is NOT checked > if it is checked, UN-check it > click OK when done.

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    You are welcome.
     

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