For what it's worth, domain-joined workstations should display file
extensions (Group Policy FTW).
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> From: Technology Discussion at UVM [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On
> Behalf Of Andrew Hendrickson
> Sent: Wednesday, September 22, 2010 4:42 PM
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> Subject: Re: WebMail and .docx
> I've always though it was crazy for Microsoft to hide extensions of known
> file types by default in Windows. It's just one more layer of obfuscation
> between the user and their operating system and it seems to be for no
> other reason than for beauty and neatness.