Media Type 'application/' Details

Media Type 'application/' Details

Basic Info
Media Type application
Registered? Yes
See also Slawson

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File Formats: (none)


From: Dean Slawson <[email protected]>
To: "'[email protected]'" <[email protected]>
Subject: Registration of new MIME content-type/subtype
Date: Tue, 23 Apr 1996 16:51:34 -0700

      Media Type name:   application

      Media subtype name:

      Required parameters:   none

      Optional parameters:    none      
        Files encode within themselves a format version number used by
        the intended application.

      Encoding considerations:    none  
        Files of this subtype are not are intended for transmission
        over mail protocols.

      Security considerations:    none known      
        No currently defined files contain "executable" code.

      Published specification:   none   

        This subtype is for a proprietary format and is being
        submitted for registration only to avoid naming conflicts.
        The proposed sub-type is intended to be handled by the
        Microsoft application program:  artgalry.exe versions 3.0 or
        greater; CLSID: {00021290-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}.
        Typical file extension for the application/

      Person & email address to contact for further information:   
        [email protected]
        Dean Slawson
        One Microsoft Way
        Redmond, WA   USA
        tel:   206-703-4765