AppContext.BaseDirectory Property

Definition

Gets the file path of the base directory that the assembly resolver uses to probe for assemblies.

public:
 static property System::String ^ BaseDirectory { System::String ^ get(); };
public static string BaseDirectory { get; }
member this.BaseDirectory : string
Public Shared ReadOnly Property BaseDirectory As String

Property Value

String

The file path of the base directory that the assembly resolver uses to probe for assemblies.

Remarks

This is a per-application domain property. Its value corresponds to the AppDomain.BaseDirectory property of the current application domain.

In .NET 5.0 and later versions, for bundled assemblies, the value returned is the containing directory of the host executable.

Applies to