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AppDomainSetup.PrivateBinPathProbe Property

Updated: March 2011

Gets or sets a string value that includes or excludes ApplicationBase from the search path for the application, and searches only PrivateBinPath.

Namespace:  System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public string PrivateBinPathProbe { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) to include the application base path when searching for assemblies; any non-null string value to exclude the path. The default value is null.



Set this property to any non-null string value, including String.Empty (""), to exclude the application directory path — that is, ApplicationBase — from the search path for the application, and to search for assemblies only in PrivateBinPath.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0




March 2011

Corrected the document to state that any non-null string value excludes the application base path.

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