6. hy should we setContentType() in servlet ?what is the use of that method?

SetContentType() is used to intimate the browser that which type of content is coming as response,Depending upon the contentType browser treats with the response.

* ContentType is also called as MIME(MultipurposeInternetMailExtension)type

* Using this type we can set the response to the client or browser or useragent

* it will  give the response based upon the ContentType

* default MIME type is(“text/html”)


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