File extensions

By xtimmmyx
Nov 12, 2006
  1. I just got a winrar file from a friend, and it didnt have an extension on it, so i added the .rar. This works, but theres multiple rar files involved, meaning it needs to be .r00. But i cant just rename it and change the xtension anymore. My question is:

    In Microsoft Windows XP Pro, how do you change a file's extension, when you are unable to rename its extension because the extension is.... i guess.... hidden?
  2. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TS Evangelist Posts: 4,345   +11

    You can set Windows to show filename extensions from Folder options.
  3. xtimmmyx

    xtimmmyx TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 29

    Thank you! (got it!)
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