Windows 10: File without extension

  1.    11 Apr 2016 #1

    File without extension

    Hi everyone,I have download a file recently, called "download" which has no extension,so I wonder what it is.
    ***It's from,I downloaded a song.
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       11 Apr 2016 #2

    It says there ''. You may want to run a virus scan on it with Malwarebytes or Virus Total, as the origin doesn't look safe. I would bet it is a .exe riddled with malware. To check open a new File Explorer window and click 'View'. The setting you are looking for is called 'Show File Extensions'- tick this checkbox.
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