StringExtensions.ToContentType Method

CSharp Extensions

StringExtensionsToContentType Method
Provides a file content type depending on a file extension.

Namespace: CSharpExtensions
Assembly: CSharpExtensions (in CSharpExtensions.dll) Version: (
public static string ToContentType(
	this string fileExtension
Public Shared Function ToContentType ( 
	fileExtension As String
) As String
static String^ ToContentType(
	String^ fileExtension
static member ToContentType : 
        fileExtension : string -> string 


Type: SystemString
String representing a file extension.

Return Value

Type: String
Content type corresponding to the file extension.

Usage Note

In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type String. When you use instance method syntax to call this method, omit the first parameter. For more information, see Extension Methods (Visual Basic) or Extension Methods (C# Programming Guide).
If unknown file extension is provided, 'application/octet-stream' is returned as a default value.
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