Aug 22, 2011

How to serve unknown file types from IIS 7


Is there a way to serve unknown file types in IIS 7?

I only want to do this for a single directory where execution is turned off and everything will be served as a static file.

As it is now, I have to add each file extension that I want to serve as a MIME type. I want to serve everything. How can this be done?


You can add an universal MIME type by using the extension “*” and the type “application/octet-stream”:

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