I am using Mozilla Firefox with a PDF viewer plug-in. The plug-in has been correctly associated with Adobe Reader files to view them in the browser in the settings.
I would like to be able to view PDF files in Firefox rather than downloading them. This already works correctly when a web server indicates that a file has the
application/pdf. However, some web servers provide other
Content-Types for PDFs, such as
application/octet-stream. (See this example of a PDF served with a non-pdf
I have looked at Firefox's MimeTypes.rdf file, and it appears to only support mapping applications based on file extensions for non-Internet-based files. (It looks like it only uses
Content-Type to map Internet-based files.)
How can I have Firefox view all PDF documents in-browser rather than only the ones with the