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ERIC Number: EJ555835
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1074-4851
What's in a Name?
Miller, Joe
Technology Connection, v4 n7 p20-22 Dec 1997
End users think of file names as a way to identify file contents, whereas computer programs often assign special meaning to file extensions. This article discusses different kinds of files on the World Wide Web: text, document, sound, video, and multimedia; file compression; and encoding formats. Includes a chart of file formats and lists Web sites providing plug-ins and browser enhancement. (PEN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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