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  1. filename, file name, computer filename, computer file namenoun

    (computer science) the name given to a computer file in order to distinguish it from other files; may contain an extension that indicates the type of file


  1. filenamenoun

    The name assigned to a collection of records (i.e. lines) within a filesystem.


  1. Filename

    A filename is a name used to uniquely identify a computer file stored in a file system. Different file systems impose different restrictions on filename lengths and the allowed characters within filenames. A filename may include one or more of these components: ⁕host – network device that contains the file ⁕device – hardware device or drive ⁕directory – directory tree ⁕file – base name of the file ⁕type – indicates the content type of the file ⁕version – revision or generation number of the file The components required to identify a file varies across operating systems, as does the syntax and format for a valid filename.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of filename in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of filename in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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    Why doesn't DOS ever say 'EXCELLENT command or filename'

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