Hosts file name extension (or Non Extension) Tags: File Name Extension Windows XP Last response: August 14, 2011 11:39 AM in Windows XP Share ksiemb August 13, 2011 12:27:11 PM The Hosts file Name in \windows\system32\drivers\etc shows Name Type Hosts File Hosts.bak BAK File Hosts.ics ICS File Any explanation as to why the 1st entry's name is Hosts without the ext and not Hosts.fil seeing that the Type is File ? Or is "File" not a valid extension ? More about : hosts file extension extension Anonymous August 14, 2011 11:39:04 AM http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hosts_file m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources File name extension? Forum SolvedI have an audio file WAV that was produced on a 16 bit or 32 bit machine that doesnt even have the wav file extension listed Forum SolvedExternal Hard Drive - Large File with no Extension created upon delete? Forum SolvedHow do you open a file with an extension like ".jpg_" ".png_"? Forum Retrieving files from Sony Personal Safe (SWP / UEA File Extension) Forum How to read, open .bak extension file Forum Is there any way I can have my Wireless Router act as an extension of my non-wireless cable modem? Forum SolvedUnknown file RRaA no extension cant delete Forum Akasa PWM-compatible extension cord. Non PWM. Forum problem with file extension after uninstalling program Forum Lost Folder File Extension Forum Is there a download manager extension what downloads files from start to finish? (for watching videos while downloading them) Forum File extension bmk Forum Auto update property sheet extension file updat Forum Outlook file extension pst mean Forum File Extension exe Wont Open Forum File Extension exe Wont Open Forum File with WPI extension Forum Findout what is the Reason for does not Opening a bin Extension File? Forum I need to restore a deleted BAT file extension association... Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !