noun. (computer science) the name given to a computer file in order to distinguish it from other files; may contain an extension that indicates the type of file.
- computer file name
- filename extension
- file name
- computer filename
- file (English)
- feol (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
- name (English)
- name (Middle English (1100-1500))
Example sentences of the word filename
1. Noun, singular or mass
The filename can be the video's title, if there is one given, or a name of your own choosing.
Absolute links contain the entire URL, whereas relative links only include the directory and filename section.