Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

GetMIMEType ( fileNameOrExtension )

Returns MIME type when provided with a file path, file name, or file extension.

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  Sample input:
GetMIMEType( "test.jpg" )
  Sample output:

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

Returns MIME type from a comprehensive list when provided with a file path, file name, or file extension as input parameter.

Returns "application/octet-stream" if MIME type is not found in list.

Input options:
From Path: GetMIMEType( "file:/C:/Users/Work/MyProject/.vscode/FileMaker/test.jpg" ) => image/jpeg
From File Name: GetMIMEType( "test.jpg" ) => image/jpeg
From Extension (w/period): GetMIMEType( ".jpg" ) => image/jpeg
From Extension (w out/period): GetMIMEType( "jpg" ) => image/jpeg



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