Uncover Supported File Extension by Windows Explorer

This code snippet demonstrates a technique to determine which file extensions are supported by the Windows Explorer window manager. The script creates temporary files with different file extensions using a brute force approach and attempts to load each file to observe how Windows Explorer reacts. By analyzing the behavior of Windows Explorer when loading these files, it is possible to identify the supported file extensions.

Bruteforce Explorer File Extensions

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July 5, 2023, 12:26 p.m. | By Jean-Pierre LESUEUR