.SHTM File Extension

Server-Parsed HTML File

The file with .SHTM extension is the Web Files type. SHTM files belong to HTML File Containing Server Side Directives by Microsoft. This file extension is supported by 2 operating systems - Mac OS and...

General Information

Title SHTML File Extension
Extension .shtm, .shtml
Full Form Server-Parsed HTML File
File Type HTML File
Developer N/A
MIME Type text/html

File Function

Primary Function Webpage content
Additional Functions Server-side parsing
Features SSI support, Dynamic content

File Characteristics

Quality Text-based
Supports Layers N/A
Supports Transparency N/A
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Static Websites No
Dynamic Websites Yes
Web Hosting Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Code injection
Best Practices Input validation, SSI directives

Historical/Version Information

Initial Use Early Web
Latest Use Declined popularity

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .html, .htm, .php, .asp

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Apache HTTP Server Free Various
Microsoft IIS Free with Windows Windows
Adobe Dreamweaver Subscription Windows, Mac