Media Type 'application/vnd.3gpp.pic-bw-var' Details

Media Type 'application/vnd.3gpp.pic-bw-var' Details

Basic Info
Media Type application
subtype vnd.3gpp.pic-bw-var
Registered? Yes
See also Meredith

Tags: (none)

File Formats: (none)


(Last updated 29 March 2006)

Name : John M Meredith

Email : [email protected]

MIME media type name : Application

MIME subtype name : Vendor Tree - vnd.3gpp.pic-bw-var

Required parameters : none    

Optional parameters : none    

Encoding considerations : binary
This media type may require encoding on transports not capable of handling binary.

Security considerations : 
The element may contain user confidential information.
For all content types listed below, no active content is involved.

Interoperability considerations : none

Published specification : 
ETSI TS 123 040 available at 
(transposition of 3GPP TS 24.011 available at

Applications which use this media : 
Applications that manipulate MIME typed objects (messaging, download etc.).     

Additional information :

1. Magic number(s) : n/a
2. File extension(s) : .pvb
3. Macintosh file type code : n/a
4. Object Identifiers: n/a

Person to contact for further information :

1. Name : John M Meredith
2. Email : [email protected]

Intended usage : Common 
The Enhanced Messaging Service handsets are appearing in the market. 
The registration of associated EMS MIME types allows EMS elements to 
be incorporated in messages from other messaging services. This allows 
an improved interoperability between existing messaging services.

Author/Change controller : John M Meredith         
(created 2002-08-20)