On the Mac OS the Creator and Type values for a program and its files are in many ways the equivalent of the '.ext' extension part of the filename used in the Windows OS. Setting these correctly will aid Windows-based CD authors to get the correct icon types to display on the Mac partition of their CD.
The values are:
As a historical note, the Creator string probably betrays Portfolio's origin in the Aldus program called Fetch.
Question: What are the Mac OS 'Creator' and 'Type' values for Portfolio? [FAQ00233.htm]
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