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File extensions did not show

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  1. lsy

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    My windows does not show the files extension even i uncheck the "hide extensions for knowns file type" in the file option menu.
    Can anyone help?
     
  2. zabusant

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    Hi and welcome to the forum!

    Generally or only for one file/couple of files?
     
  3. devil_himself

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    Does This Happens With All File Types ?

    Shortcuts Won't Show Extension Until "NeverShowExt" Policy Is Removed !
     
  4. lsy

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    All the file type effected
     
  5. devil_himself

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    Go To Start > Run > Copy And Paste Everything From The Code Box In Run Dialog And Hit Enter

    Code:
    cmd.exe /c ( reg query "HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced" /v "HideFileExt" & reg query "HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced\Folder\HideFileExt" /s >>DH.txt) && start DH.txt
    
    A Notepad Will Popup > Copy And Paste Everything Here !
     
  6. lsy

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    this show at the notepad

    ! REG.EXE VERSION 3.0

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced\Folder\HideFileExt
    Type REG_SZ checkbox
    Text REG_SZ @shell32.dll,-30503
    HKeyRoot REG_DWORD 0x80000001
    RegPath REG_SZ Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced
    ValueName REG_SZ HideFileExt
    CheckedValue REG_DWORD 0x1
    UncheckedValue REG_DWORD 0x0
    DefaultValue REG_DWORD 0x1
    HelpID REG_SZ shell.hlp#51101
     
  7. devil_himself

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    Typo Mistake .. Do It Again

    Code:
    cmd.exe /c ( reg query "HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced" /v "HideFileExt" >DH.txt & reg query "HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced\Folder\HideFileExt" /s >>DH.txt) && start DH.txt
    
     
  8. lsy

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    ! REG.EXE VERSION 3.0

    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced
    HideFileExt REG_DWORD 0x1


    ! REG.EXE VERSION 3.0

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced\Folder\HideFileExt
    Type REG_SZ checkbox
    Text REG_SZ @shell32.dll,-30503
    HKeyRoot REG_DWORD 0x80000001
    RegPath REG_SZ Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced
    ValueName REG_SZ HideFileExt
    CheckedValue REG_DWORD 0x1
    UncheckedValue REG_DWORD 0x0
    DefaultValue REG_DWORD 0x1
    HelpID REG_SZ shell.hlp#51101
     
  9. devil_himself

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    Now Open My Computer > Go To Tools > Folder Options > View Tab > Uncheck "Hide Extensions For Know File Types" > Close Folder Options > Open Folder Options Again > View > Is "Hide Extensions For Know File Types" Still Unchecked !
     
  10. lsy

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    yes, it still remain uncheck
     
  11. devil_himself

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    Start > Run > regedit > Navigate To

    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced

    On The Right Pane Double Click On "HideFileExt" And Put The Date Value As 0

    Check If Extensions Are Visible !
     
  12. lsy

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    it is 0, but still couldn't see the extentions
     
  13. devil_himself

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    Download The Attached File "NSE.RAR" > Unzip It > Double Click On "NSE.BAT" > When Finished It Should Produce A Log On Desktop "NSE.TXT" > Open It Up And Copy And Paste Everything Here
     

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    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Access.Shortcut.DataAccessPage.1
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Access.Shortcut.Diagram.1
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Access.Shortcut.Form.1
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Access.ShortCut.Function.1
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Access.Shortcut.Macro.1
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Access.Shortcut.Module.1
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Access.Shortcut.Query.1
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Access.Shortcut.Report.1
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Access.Shortcut.StoredProcedure.1
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Access.Shortcut.Table.1
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Access.Shortcut.View.1
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Application.Reference
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ConferenceLink
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DocShortcut
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\InternetShortcut
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\lnkfile
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\piffile
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SHCmdFile
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ShellScrap
    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\xnkfile
     
  15. devil_himself

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    Go To Start > Run > Copy And Paste Everything From The Code Box In Run Dialog And Hit Enter. > A Notepad Will Popup > Copy And Paste Everything Here !

    Code:
    cmd /c (Reg query "HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Policies" /s >DH.txt & Reg query HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies /s >>DH.txt)  && DH.txt
    
    When Did This Started Happening ! Did You Installed Anything At That Moment !
     
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