The Importance of Executable Files to the Computer
From James Morano, E.T.C.A.
The executable file, or the .exe file is present in all Windows and DOS systems. When this file is clicked on a number
of functions get executed automatically, even though human cannot read it. These files are actually needed for the
installation of files and for running them. Some examples of .exe files include
Files ending with .exe
These files are recognized by the operating systems, whether they are in the Desktop Operating System, or Microsoft
Windows or even in Symbian. These are different from the .txt formats, which have text files that are easily read by
human minds. The computer uses a number of short forms, when saving files, such as doc for document, txt for text and zip
for zipped files. Here are a few examples of these files, so you can see that they all end with .exe.They are
The exe files are one of the most important types of files for the computer system. This is mainly because these are
the files used for running the programs and then installing them. Some are related with Internet explorer, while some are
related with other software. These include the jucheck.exe,
mrt.exe. When you look at the .exe file, you will think that
it is of no use. However, these files are of great use. Sometimes viruses may also come up in such forms. So, you
see .exe files are not something to ignore. Some of these are really important for the computer.
See you next week! James Mor.