LassoScript Utility
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Tag Link [MIME_Type] Category Utility
Type Substitution Source Available No
Support Preferred Version 8.5.5
Change New Data Source Any
Output Type String Security None
Implementation LassoScript Sets Lasso 8.5


[MIME_Type] will return the MIME type for a file extension. The tag accepts a file name or a file extension. For example [MIME_Type: myfile.gif'] will return image.gif. The MIME types are adapated from the Apache mime.types file Based on data from the Internet media type registry at


[MIME_Type: 'myfile.gif']

[MIME_Type: 'gif']


Required Parameters
File Name A file name or file suffix.

Change Notes

This tag was introduced in Lasso 8.5.5.


See the Lasso 8 Language Guide for examples of how to use this tag.