HttpContext.RewritePath Method (String, Boolean)

Note: This method is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Assigns an internal rewrite path.

Namespace: System.Web
Assembly: System.Web (in system.web.dll)

public void RewritePath (
	string path,
	bool rebaseClientPath
public void RewritePath (
	String path, 
	boolean rebaseClientPath
public function RewritePath (
	path : String, 
	rebaseClientPath : boolean



The internal rewrite path.


true to reset the virtual path; false to keep the virtual path unchanged.

Exception typeCondition


path is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).


path is not within the current application's root directory.

The RewritePath method is called by the RewritePath method with the rebaseClientPath parameter set to true.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0