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*.* Star-Dot-Star (Any file)
* Wildcard character (asterisk)
-up. The data is things DLM Distributed Lock Manager
Dynamic Link Module
.$$$ Temporary File (file extension)
.ADF Adapter Description File (file extension)
.ADN Add In Utility (file extension)
.ad Andorra
.ae United Arab Emirates
.AFM Adobe Font Metrics (file extension)
.ag Antigua and Barbuda
.ai Anguilla
.al Albania
.am Armenia
.ANI Animated Cursor (file extension)
.ANN Annotations (file extension)
.APP Application (file extension)
.ARC Archive (file extension)
.ARJ Compressed File (file extension)
.ARTS Cultural Groups (Domain Name)
.ar Argentina
.ASC ASCII text (file extension)
.ASM Assembler Source Language (file extension)
.ASP Active Server Page (file extension)
.at Austria
.AU Audio (file extension)
.au Australia
.aw Aruba
.BAK Backup (file extension)
.BAS Basic Language (file extension)
.BAT Batch Processing (file extension)
.ba Bosnia-Herzegovina
.be Belgium
.BGI Borland Graphic Interface (file extension)
.bg Bulgaria
.bh Bahrain
.BIB Bibliography (file extension)
.BIN Binary (file extension)
.BK! Backup (file extension)
.BLD BASIC Bload Graphics (file extension)
.BMP Bitmap (file extension)
.bm Bermuda
.bn Brunei Darussalam
.bo Bolivia
.br Brazil
.BSC Boyan Script (file extension)
.bs Bahamas
.bw Botswana
.by Belarus
.bz Belize
.B~K Backup (file extension)
.CAB Cabinet (file extension)
.CAP Capture (file extension)
.CAT Catalog (file extension)
.ca Canada
.CBL COBOL source code (file extension)
.CCS Color Calibration System (file extension)
.CDF Comma Delimited Format (file extension)
.CDT Corel Draw Template (file extension)
.CDX Compound Index (file extension)
.CFG Configuration (file extension)
.CGM Computer Graphics Metafile (file extension)
Graph (file extension)
.CHK CHKDSK (file extension)
.ch Switzerland
.ci Cote D'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
.CLP Clipboard (file extension)
.cl Chile
.CMD Command (file extension)
.CNF Configuration (file extension)
.CNT Contents (file extension)
.cn China
.COB COBOL source code (file extension)
.COD Code List (file extension)
.COM Command (file extension)
Commercial Business (Domain Name)
.co Colombia
.CPE Cover Page (file extension)
.CPI Code Page Information (file extension)
.CPL Control Panel (file extension)
.CRD Cardfile (file extension)
Chord (music file name extension)
.cr Costa Rica
.CUR Cursor (file extension)
.cu Cuba
.cy Cyprus
.cz Czech Republic
.C C source code (file extension)
.DAT Data (file extension)
.DBF Database (file extension)
.DCT Dictionary (file extension)
.DEF Definitions
Defaults (file name extensions)
.DEM Demonstration (file extension)
.DES Description (file extension)
.de Germany
.DHP Dr. Halo PIC (file extension)
.DIC Dictionary (file extension)
.DIZ Description In Zip (file extension)
.dk Denmark
.dm Dominica
.DOC Document
Documentation (file name extensions)
.do Dominican Republic
.DRS Driver Resource (file extension)
.DRV Device Driver (file extension) (Also see .DVR)
.DRW Draw
Drawing (file name extensions)
.DTA Data (file extension)
.DVI Device Independent (file extension)
.DVR Device Driver (file extension) (Also see .DRV)
.DV DESQview Script (file extension)
.DXB Drawing Interchange Binary (file extension)
.ec Ecuador
.EDU Educational Institutions (Domain Name)
.ee Estonia
.eg Egypt
.EML Electronic Mail (file extension)
.ENC Encoded (file extension)
.EPS Encapsulated PostScript (file extension)
.es Spain
.et Ethiopia
.EXE Executable (file extension)
.FAX Fax (file extension)
.FIRM Business or Firm (Domain Name)
.fi Finland
.fj Fiji
.FLR Folder (file extension)
.fm Micronesia
.FON Font
Phone Directory (all file name extensions)
.FOR Fortran source code (file extension)
.fo Faroe Islands
.FRS WordPerfect Graphics Driver (file extension)
.fr France
.gb Great Britain
.ge Georgia
.GID Topics (file extension)
.GIF Graphics Interchange Format (file extension)
.GLY Glossary (file extension)
.gl Greenland
.GOV Governmental (Domain Name)
.GRF Graph (file extension)
.GRP Group (file extension)
.gr Greece
.gt Guatemala
.gu Guam
.gy Guyana
.gz Compressed file (compressed filename extension - using GNU gzip compression/decompression program)
.hk Hong Kong
.HLP Help (file extension)
.hn Honduras
.HQX BinHex (file extension)
.hr Croatia
.HST History
Host (file name extensions)
.hu Hungary
.HYP Hyphenation (file extension)
.H Header (file extension)
.ICO Icon (file extension)
.IDX Index (file extension)
.id Indonesia
.ie Ireland
.il Israel
.IND Index (file extension)
.INFO Information Services (Domain Name)
.INF Information (file extension)
.INI Initialize (file extension)
.in India
.ir Iran
.is Iceland
.it Italy
.jm Jamaica
.JNK Junk (file extension)
.jo Jordan
.jp Japan
.ke Kenya
.kg Kyrgyzstan
.kr Korea (South)
.kw Kuwait
.kz Kazakhstan
.LBR Library (file extension)
.lb Lebanon
.lc Saint Lucia
.LET Letter (file extension)
.LIB Library (file extension)
.li Liechtenstein
.lk Sri Lanka
.LRS Language Resource (file extension)
.LST List (file extension)
.lt Lithuania
.lu Luxembourg
.lv Latvia
.LYR Lyrics (music file name extension)
.MAC MacPaint (file extension)
Macro (file extension)
.MAI Mail (file extension)
.MAP Linker Map (file extension)
.ma Morocco
.mc Monaco
.MDF Menu Definition File (file extension)
.md Moldova
.MEN Menu (file extension)
.MET Metafile (file extension)
.ME Opening Information (file extension) (As in READ.ME)
.MIF Management Information Files (file extension)
.MIL Military (Domain name)
.mk Macedonia
.MNU Menu (fine name extension)
.mn Mongolia
.mo Macau
.MSG Program Message (file extension)
.MSP Microsoft Paint (file extension)
.mt Malta
.mu Mauritius
.mv Maldives
.mx Mexico
.my Malaysia
.na Namibia
.NCF Netware Command File
.nc New Caledonia (French)
.NDX Index (file extension)
.NET Networks (Domain Name)
.NEW New Information (file extension)
.ng Nigeria
.ni Nicaragua
.nl Netherlands
.NOM Individual with Personal Site (Domain Name)
.no Norway
.np Nepal
.nu Niue
.nz New Zealand
.OLD Old version (file extension)
.om Oman
.OPT Options (file extension)
.ORG Non-Profit Organizations (Domain name)
.ORI Original (file extension)
.OUT Outlines (file extension)
.OVL Program Overlay (file extension)
.OVR Program Overlay (file extension)
.PAK Packed (compressed file name extension)
.PAL Palette (file extension)
.PAS PASCAL source code (file extension)
.PAT Patch
Pattern (file name extensions)
.pa Panama
.PCT Picture (file extension)
.PCX Picture Image (file extension)
.PDB Pilot Database (file extension)
.PDF Printer Description (file extension)
.PDX Paradox files (file extension)
.pe Peru
.PFB Printer Font Binary (file extension)
.PFM Printer Font Metrics (file extension)
.pf Polynesia (French)
.PGL Graphics (file extension)
.PGP ProGram Parameter (file extension)
.pg Papua New Guinea
.PHO Phone List (file extension)
.ph Philipines
.pk Pakistan
.PLL Prelinked Library (file extension)
.PL Pearl Language (file extension)
.pl Poland
.PPD PostScript Printer Description (file extension)
.PRC Pilot Resource (file extension)
.PRD Printer Driver (file extension)
.PRF Preferences (file extension)
.PRG Program (file extension)
.PRJ Project (file extension)
.PRO Profile (file extension)
.PRS Printer (file extension)
.ps.Z Compressed PostScript (file extension)
.PS PostScript (file extension)
.pt Portugal
.PUB Publication (file extension)
.PX Primary Index (file extension)
.py Paraguay
.qa Qatar
.QDI Quicken Dictionary (file extension)
.QDT Quicken Data (file extension)
.QIF Quicken Import File/Interchange Format (file extension)
.QMT Quicken Memorized List (file extension)
.QNX Quicken Indexes to Data (file extension)
.RAM Real Audio Metafile (file extension)
.RAT Rating (file extension)
.RAW Raw Data (file extension)
.RA Real Audio (file extension)
.REC Recorder (file extension)
Recreational or Entertainment Activities (Domain Name)
.REF Reference (file extension)
.RES Resource (file extension)
.ro Romania
.ru Russian Federation
.SAV Saved (file extension)
.sa Saudi Arabia
.SBR Source Browser (file extension)
.SCR Script (file extension)
.SC Script (file extension)
.SDF Standard Data Format (file extension)
.SEA Self Extracting Archive (file extension)
.SET Driver Set (file extension)
.se Sweden
.sg Singapore
.SHW Show (file extension)
.SIT Stuff-It (compressed file name extension)
.si Slovenia
.sk Slovak Republic
.SMP Sample (file extension)
.SPL Spell Checker (file extension)
.SRC Source (file extension)
.SRP Script (file extension)
.STF Structured File (file extension)
.STORE Businesses Offering Goods (Domain Name)
.STY Style (file extension)
.SUP Supplemental Dictionary (file extension)
.su USSR (former)
.sv El Salvador
.SWP Swap (file extension)
.SYL Syllabus (file extension)
.SYM Symbols (file extension)
.SYN Synonym (file extension)
.SYS System Configuration (file extension)
System Device Driver (file extension)
.tar.Z Compressed Archived files (file extension)
.tar Tape Archive (archived file name extension)
.TBK Toolbook (file extension)
.TDF Trace Definition File (file extension)
.TFM Tagged Font Metric (file extension)
.THD Thread (file extension)
.THS Thesaurus (file extension)
.th Thailand
.TIF Tagged Image File (filename extension)
.TLB Table (file extension)
.TLX Telex (file extension)
.TML Template (file extension)
.tn Tunisia
.TRM Terminal (file extension)
.tr Turkey
.TST Test (file extension)
.TTF TrueType Font (file extension)
.tt Trinidad and Tobago
.TUT Tutorial (file extension)
.tw Taiwan
.TXF Tax Exchange Format (file extension)
.UC2 Compressed File (file extension)
.ug Uganda
.uk United Kingdom
.us United States
.uy Uruguay
.uz Uzbekistan
.VAL Validity Checks (file extension)
.VBX Visual Basic Extension (file extension)
.ve Venezuela
.vi Virgin Islands (USA)
.vn Vietnam
.VRS WordPerfect Graphics Driver (file extension)
.VXD Virtual Device (file extension)
.WAV Waveform Audio (file extension)
.WEB Entities Emphasizing the WWW (Domain Name)
.WK1 Worksheet (file extension)
.WKB Workbook (file extension)
.WKE Worksheet (file extension)
.WKQ Spreadsheet (file extension)
.WKS Worksheet (file extension)
.WKZ Compressed Spreadsheet (file extension)
.WMF Windows Metafile Format (file extension)
.WPD Windows Printer Description (file extension)
.WPG WordPerfect Graphics (file extension)
.WPK Keyboard (file extension)
.WPM Macro (file extension)
.WQ! Compressed Spreadsheet (file extension)
.WQ1 Spreadsheet (file extension)
.WRI Write (file extension)
.XBM X-Windows Bitmaps (file extension) (black and white)
.XLA Add-In (file extension)
.XLK Backup (file extension)
.XLT Template (file extension)
.XPM X-Windows Pixelmaps (file extension) (color)
.ye Yemen
.yu Yugoslavia
.za South Africa
.ZIP Compressed File (file extension)
.zm Zambia
.ZOO Compressed File (file extension)
.zw Zimbabwe
.Z Compressed file (file name extension - using Compress/Uncompress program)..upper case Z..
.z Packed file (file name extension using Pack/Unpack program)..lower case z..
1GL First General Language (machine language)
286 80286 (microprocessor)
2GL Second Generation Language (assembly language)
386 80386 (microprocessor)
3COM 3 Com Corporation (The 3 Coms are Computer, Communications and Compatibility)
3GL Third Generation Language (programming language)
486 80486 (microprocessor)
4GL Fourth Generation Language (descriptive language)
6DOF Six Degrees Of Freedom
8-) Wide-eyed
:-( Frown
:-) Smile
:-D Laughing
:-O Open-mouthed
:-X Close-mouthed
:-] Smirk
;-) Wink
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