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relative paths using asp.net development server (cassini) visual studio 2008

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I have a file based web app using nested master pages.  The first master page works fine because all image urls in the CSS and masterpage are like this  ../../   and looking at an image folder at the virtual root of the application  for example

/myapplication/images/

The master page that inherits from the main master cannot pickup these images.  Also it has its own CSS that is also looking at the same image folder.  How can I make it so everything points to the image folder?  For example  /images/  or ../images?  I still need to use ASP.NET development server (cassini)

thanks

Jules
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Try using ~/images
make sure the image folder is off the application root. the "~" will translate to the application folder name.

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even though this is a file based app using asp.net development server (cassini) .??




Yes it should work. give it a try

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hi I tried but it does not work

I can only get it to work by doing  ../../ as the master page is two folders down from the route.
The images folder is at the route though

jules



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Hmm
So would I need to convert project to iis project - how would I do this

jules


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