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Old 01-16-2005, 06:05 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Does anyone knows how to change the setting of the windows so that i can change the file type of a file by changing it's name.. like for example.. a file's name is sdlfsd.avi.bc! how can i change the setting of windows so that i can view the file type wif it's name coz now i will view the file as sdlfsd.avi without the format and i wan to change the format by juz renaming it if anyone noe wat i mean.. can u plz help/? Thanz alot in advance and i'm using window xp.. Thanz..

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Old 01-16-2005, 06:34 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Uncheck "hide extentions for known file types" in folder options > view

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Old 01-16-2005, 06:57 AM   #3 (permalink)
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is that a bitcomet file? if it is with that extension then it probably isnt finished downloading or its corrupted. u probably wont b able to open it if im right with any media player except maybe something like avi preview or i dont remember if bitcomet has a media player in it to let u preview imcompletes and just renaming to avi i doubt will work either unless its finished and just didnt get renamed for some reason
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Old 01-16-2005, 12:25 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Yeah.. it's a bitcomet file and i change it.. i can be view but only up to where i downloaded.. Thanz alot for both ur replys.. great helps.
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