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Returns the MIME type that the document is being rendered as.  This may come from HTTP headers or other sources of MIME information, and might be affected by automatic type conversions performed by either the browser or extensions.


contentType = document.contentType;

contentType is a read-only property.


The property is not affected by META tags.


Non-standard, only supported by Gecko. To be used in chrome code (i.e. Extensions and XUL applications).

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