MathLive Mime Info

Setting up MathLive as a helper application The Mime type for MathLive ASCII mesh files (extension .ams) has been set to application with sub type x-mathlive. If you are using Netscape the following images and description should get you on your way.

The images are quite large (14k, 3k, 15k), so here's a text description first :-

  • Select Options/General Preferences.
  • Select Helpers.
  • Click on the button Create New Type...
  • In the first box of the dialog, called 'Mime Type', type application.
  • In the second called 'Mime SubType', type x-mathlive and click OK.
  • Click on the Browse... button and select MathLive.exe.
  • Click on OK.
  • That's all there is to it !

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