This setting enables you to hide the “.DOC” file extension. If you have a file for example “Work.doc”, you can hide the extension that it looks like “Work”.
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Hide DOC file extension.reg
The ".reg" file can hide the extension of the .DOC files.
Show DOC file extension (Default).reg
The ".reg" file can show the extension of the .DOC files.
Registry Entry Details:
Apply registry settings according below given steps of screenshots with related changes.
File extension of all the files on desktop are visible excluding ".doc" file
File extension of all the files on desktop are visible including ".doc" file
First, click the Start button, and select Run. In the resulting dialog box, type "regedit".
Next, go to [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\WordPad.Document.1], right-click and click on 'New -> String Value' to create a new String Value with the name 'NeverShowExt'.
Finally, leave the data value blank.
Other Related Tweaks
Clear the search arguments from Find dialog box.
Category : Display > Files & Folders
This setting allows you to clear the drop-down list created while trying to find a file or all files of a format.
Hide the shortcut mark from an Internet shortcut (.URL) file.
This setting will hide the shortcut mark from any new Internet shortcut (*.URL) you create.
Change the description of “.EXE” files in Windows Explorer.
This tweak is used to change the description of “.EXE” files in Windows Explorer when you click on the Details in View menu.
Hide “Shortcut to” prefix to any new shortcut you create.
This setting will hide shortcut to prefix for any new shortcut, you create.
Show the extension for the Shortcut into a Document (.SHB) files.
This setting enables you to show the “.SHB” files extension. If you have a file for example “Work”, you can show the extension that it looks like “Work.shb”.