What are some differences in the ways Windows and Mac file formats store information about file types?
Some Mac files may have two forks to hold file content. What are they?
Final Cut Pro 5 saves its project files with what filename extension?
Name a smart precaution to take when sending files over the Internet.
What do programs like Automatic Duck and Xstoner do?
File systems like Windows store information about file type directly in the name of the file, using filename extensions. Macintosh file formats use a database within their file system to store information about file type.
Data and resource forks.
Files destined for Internet travel should be encoded in a wrapper using OS X's .zip file function or Allume's StuffIt.
They allow FCP systems to interact with proprietary systems from Avid and Autodesk Media and Entertainment.