Frequently Asked Questions

What is the default directory that ZAP uses?

The default directory that ZAP uses depends on the OS.

Note that you can override this using the -dir command line option.

Windows 7 / 8

C:\Users\<username>\OWASP ZAP

Windows XP

C:\Documents and Settings\<username>\OWASP ZAP

Linux

~/.ZAP

Mac OS

~/Library/Application Support/ZAP

Weekly releases

Note that for weekly releases _D is appended to the above directory. Development builds also use this directory.