filename__1 ?

Can someone explain the use of double underscores that I often see in example code ?
WatersideAsked:
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Éric MoreauSenior .Net ConsultantCommented:
it has no special meaning. where do you get it from?
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AndyAinscowFreelance programmer / ConsultantCommented:
At the start of a name eg. __foo I think it was from Microsoft to indicate this was part of their code.  Otherwise just something that meant something to the person that did it.  (Nothing special for everyone else).
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WatersideAuthor Commented:
Discovered that it's the Telerik converter that's doing it !

I realise that it's nothing special.. just wondered if there was some strange new naming convention to learn :)
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AndyAinscowFreelance programmer / ConsultantCommented:
>>Discovered that it's the Telerik converter that's doing it !

Aha, probably to let you know what variables  (files...) have been converted/renamed.
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