Search Discussions:


Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Do you mean 
Advanced search
Welcome to our community! Here you can share advice and tips with thousands of other Microsoft mobile devices users around the world in English. Please take a moment to read our community guidelines for more information. Everyone can search and read the discussions, but to post your own question or reply to others you need to sign in first. If this is your first time here, you can choose an alias to represent you. If you don't have an account yet, please register here.
Reply

Unsupported Content Type

Registered Member
Posts: 1

Unsupported Content Type

"Unsupported Content Type"
What does this message mean?

I get this message when I go to certain websites and try to download content.

Example 1) I went to a web site to download MP3 music. I got this error message.

Example 2) I went to http://wap.gotalkmobile.com/ to download the gotalkmobile IM SW and I got this error message.
Mobile Emperor
psychomania
Posts: 28,695

Re: Unsupported Content Type

It means that the file or website that you are trying to view is not compatible with your phones browser.

It depends on your phone on what you can and can't download or view.
Mobile Sensei
Posts: 7,358

Re: Unsupported Content Type

And the web site has also to send the correct MIME content type header for different file types that the phone supports. If the web server is incorrectly configured, the phone will not recognize the file type and will not know what to do with it.