Exe, .msi, .msp, .inf – together, what do these filetypes indicate?

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If you’re like me, then you’ve seen these file types pop up in your work as a computer technician.

You may not know what they are or why they exist but you probably don’t want to click on them.

This blog post will discuss the dangers of each file type and give some tips on how to avoid clicking on them by mistake! so it with along installed need will applications other what identify you helps also .

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