Hosting settings

    Hosting settings contains settings regarding the hosting of the site, such as application virtual path, local temporary storage location and debug.

    A full configuration with default values can be seen here:

    "Umbraco": {
      "CMS": {
        "Hosting": {
          "ApplicationVirtualPath": "/",
          "LocalTempStorageLocation": "Default",
          "Debug": false,

    Setting overview

    Application virtual path

    This setting specified the virtual path of the application, this path must start with a slash.

    Local temp storage location

    This setting specifies the location of the local temp storage.


    • Default
    • EnvironmentTemp


    This setting allows you to run Umbraco in debug mode, by setting the value to true.

    Site name

    Gets or sets a value specifying the name of the site. The IWebHostEnvironment.ApplicationName is used if not specified