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HttpCookie.Path Property

Gets or sets the virtual path to transmit with the current cookie.

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

public string Path { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The virtual path to transmit with the cookie. The default is /, which is the server root.

The Path property extends the Domain property to completely describe the specific URL to which the cookie applies. For example, in the URL http:/, the domain is and the path is /asp.

The following code example sets the Path property of a new cookie.

MyCookie.Path = "/asp";

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