Mime Types Overview
represent file types as presented to your web
browser. The Mime Type option in the Control Panel allows
you to specify which types of files you can open with your
Regardless of the mime types you set up to be opened by
your web browser, your browser can only open files of
types that it supports, either in the program itself or
through the use of plug-ins or other helper applications.
Adding Java file types does not enable Java on a domain.
In order to use the
option must be disabled. If it is
enabled, then you must use your version of Microsoft
FrontPage to handle mime types. If the Microsoft
FrontPage Extensions option is enabled, you will not have
access to the Mime Types option; instead, you will see
the following message if you try to access it.