# .sympath (Set Symbol Path)

The .sympath command sets or alters the symbol path. The symbol path specifies locations where the debugger looks for symbol files.

```.sympath[+] [Path [; ...]]
```

## Parameters

+

Specifies that the new locations will be appended to (rather than replace) the previous symbol search path.

Path

A fully qualified path or a list of fully qualified paths. Multiple paths are separated by semicolons. If Path is omitted, the current symbol path is displayed.

### Environment

 Modes user mode, kernel mode Targets live, crash dump Platforms all

For details and other ways to change this path, see Symbol Path.

## Remarks

New symbol information will not be loaded when the symbol path is changed. You can use the .reload (Reload Module) command to reload symbols.