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HostingEnvironment.MapPath Method

Maps a virtual path to a physical path on the server.

Namespace:  System.Web.Hosting
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

public static string MapPath(
	string virtualPath


Type: System.String
The virtual path (absolute or relative).

Return Value

Type: System.String
The physical path on the server specified by virtualPath.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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