Serve JSON files from Visual Studio and MVC

12/7/2015 10:07:32 PM

The following web.config update will allow you to server .json files when developing locally in Visual Studio.

<system.webServer>
	<staticContent>
		<mimeMap fileExtension=".json" mimeType="application/json; charset=UTF-8" />
	</staticContent>
</system.webServer>