SPWebService.ApplyApplicationContentToLocalServer method

Copies the resource files and DLLs of provisioned Web applications in the Web service to folders within C:\Inetpub\wwwroot\wss\VirtualDirectories.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)


Public Sub ApplyApplicationContentToLocalServer
Dim instance As SPWebService

public void ApplyApplicationContentToLocalServer()


Calling the ApplyApplicationContentToLocalServer method copies, for example, the layouts.sitemap file to the \VirtualDirectories\_app_bin directory, and it merges content with the web.config file in the root virtual directory of the SharePoint Web application.

Only local administrators can call this method.

See also


SPWebService class

SPWebService members

Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration namespace