Month: August 2012

Force MS document’s extension and MIME type through .htaccess

The problem If you use MacOS and Chrome browser (recently this has been reported under other browsers and OS as well) you might have experienced an issue when downloading any Microsoft documents like Word, Excel, PoerPoint their file extension is

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Prevent caching of XML files with Apache .htaccess rules

I am having problems with a dynamically created images.xml being cached in internet explorer. The xml file is used by a flash slideshow player and for different pages on the site, has different images to show. IE isn’t reading the

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