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agrah upadhyay
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if i don't invoke setContentType(),will there be any default value for content type?
 
Vishnu Prakash
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No there is NO default value for ContentType.

You got to set the ContentType as the first thing in your servlet code.
 
agrah upadhyay
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Yaa that i wanted to confirm because there are many codes in some books without settting content type...
 
Christophe Verré
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As far as JSP is concerned,

The initial response content type is set to the TYPE value of the contentType
attribute of the page directive. If the page doesn�t provide this attribute, the initial content type is �text/html� for JSP pages in standard syntax and �text/xml� for JSP documents in XML syntax.
 
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