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    Navigator.mimeTypes

    Summary

    Returns a MimeTypeArray object, which contains a list of MimeType objects representing the MIME types recognized by the browser.

    Syntax

    mimeTypes = navigator.mimeTypes; 
    

    mimeTypes is a MimeTypeArray object which has a length property as well as item(index) and namedItem(name) methods.

    Example

    function isJavaPresent() {
      return 'application/x-java-applet' in navigator.mimeTypes;
    }
    
    function getJavaPluginDescription() {
      var mimetype = navigator.mimeTypes['application/x-java-applet'];
      if (mimetype === undefined) {
        // no Java plugin present
        return undefined;
      }
      return mimetype.enabledPlugin.description;
    }
    

    Specification

    DOM Level 0. Not part of any standard.

    Document Tags and Contributors

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    Last updated by: teoli,