Define Blocked File Types In SharePoint 2013 Central Administration

Here is a Document Library of SharePoint. It only allows a few kinds of files to be uploaded. There are many extensions that SharePoint blocks. Here, you can configure the blocked file types for the Farm in Central Administration in our SharePoint 2013.


How to configure?

Let’s open Central Admin of SharePoint on your machine. On your Windows desktop screen, click Start >> Administrative Tools >> SharePoint 2013 Central Administration.

















  • Run it as an administrator to have the elevated privileges.

  • You will see the screenshot given below.


  • Central Admin is configured under the categories given above.

  • Click Security.


  • Go to General Security.


  • Click Define blocked file types.

  • You will see the screen given below.