A group of letters occurring after a period in a file name, indicating the format of the file.
More example sentences
- This is done by viewing the file extension in the email attachment.
- The protocol name is simply the filename, excluding any file extension.
- Have you ever gotten an e-mail from a friend with a file extension you may not be familiar with?
More definitions of file extensionDefinition of file extension in:
- The British & World English dictionary