Netiquette

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File Type Attachment Netiquette Rules

It is proper Netiquette to refrain from attaching files that run programs. Don't attach executable files.


Explanation

Files that end in the extension .exe are executable files. They contain software programs. Executable programs are a security risk.


Internet Etiquette

Most messaging systems block files that run programs. Antivirus software blocks executable files. In general email may allow it, but antivirus software may block it. Most viruses are spread by attaching executable files.


Netiquette

No files that run programs as attachments because that is how viruses spread.

Audio Visual Video

Published on November 18, 2015 | 0:51 Seconds | Science and Technology

Keywords and graphics about attaching files. Background music.

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Email Attachment Guidelines

Published on November 5, 2015 | 0:47 Seconds | Science and Technology

Common techniques for sending appropriate file attachments in email. Tactics for communicating contents. Guidelines for effective communication.

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David Chiles

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