filename extension

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Synonyms for filename extension

a string of characters beginning with a period and followed by one or more letters

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A little work on filename extensions etc makes it viewable on most non-Apple PDAs and smartphones, but the iPhone and iPod Touch are absolutely out, unless you have a few weeks to spare for recoding.
It replicates under Windows 95, Windows 98, and Windows NT systems and infects Windows programs with EXE (executable) and SCR (screen savers) filename extensions, as well as Windows KERNEL32.
1 compliance -- MIME-typing supported through filename extensions -- Imagemap support -- Event logging with common log format -- Directory indexing -- Virtual hosting.