Extensions are shown in Spotlight search result

If you are interested why Spotlight search result shows the “.app” extension after every application name, make sure, that in Finder settings the Show all filename extensions checkbox is not checked.

Finder settings

Finder settings

If it is checked, Spotlight Search result will show the extension for apps as well (see screenshot below).

Spotlight search result

Spotlight search result

Cover photo created by:

unsplash-logoLewis Ngugi

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