MIMEtype is a set of query that let the server knows how to deal with different file type.
To add a new MIME type in Parallels Plesk Panel, Follow steps below:
- Login to your Plesk Panel, click on “Virtual Directories”
- Click on “MIME Types”
- Click on “Add MIME Type”
- Insert the MIME type extension, and select the content from the drop down list, Click OK to save after you have done adding.
- In case you need a custom content to handle the file, simply add in the custom content in this box, and click save
Example, to add in a .swf MIME:
AddType application/x-shockwave-flash swf
Append below with the list of MIME type list for reference: