.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 [; ...]]


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


Item Description
Modes User mode, kernel mode
Targets Live, crash dump
Platforms All

Additional Information

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


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