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Windows: I can not change the extension of a file

I would like to create a batch script on Windows with the file extension BAT. For this, I first created a simple text file (TXT),...

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Windows: File extensions are not displayed anymore

I reinstalled Windows on my computer and suddenly all endings of my files disappeared! As it seems to me, the endings are...

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How to recover Windows 7 password

My kid changed the admin password of my computer and we lost access to it because my kid can't remember the password...

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Where is the StartUp Folder in Windows 7?

In old Windows versions like Windows 95 or Windows XP, there was a so-called StartUp Folder that could easily be accessed via the...

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What does the XP in Windows XP stand for?

The old versions of Windows were usually named according to the year of publishing. Examples are Windows 95, Windows 98 or...

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Windows: Create Symlink to a File

Is it actually also possible to create a symbolic link to a file on Windows? ...

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Computer Expert: Presumably you have enabled the option "hide extensions for known file types" in your Windows. As a result, the TXT extension...

Question | Windows: I can not change the extension of a file

Stefan Trost: By default, Windows hides the file extensions of all "known" file types. You can change this behavior in your Folder Options. This is how...

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