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How to redirect non existent pages/posts in wordpress using htaccess

How can I redirect non existent pages/posts in WordPress using only .htaccess file? Here is my code: <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> Options +FollowSymLinks RewriteEngine on RewriteBase / ...
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404 errors in log showing urls with 'GET', plus and numerical code

My wordpress logs show 404 errors to URLs having the following pattern: http://example.com/path/++GET+http:/example/+0,48595,73506+- Web searches do not return answers because of the plus and minus ...
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Wordpress installed in subdirectory - Apache serves 404s

I am developing a series of sites (for multi language purposes) installed with one instance of Wordpress in the server root, then further instances in country-code subdirectories. So there are ...
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404 error on every post and page other than home

I am developing a wordpress theme and I think at some point I messed something up pretty badly in the wordpress system because nothing works anymore. I have tried several different themes, mine and ...
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How to create custom 401, 403 and 500 error pages?

When a 404 error is encountered, a 404.php template file can be used to render a custom error message. This is documented in the Template Hierarchy article. My aim is to create custom error pages ...
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WordPress site displaying 404 for any page apart from index

My WordPress site is returning a 404 not found error on any page apart from the homepage and /wp-admin. I have no absolutely no idea why this is. My Permalinks are set up to use ...
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there's a way to include a minimal WP for check only the current user, its roles (caps?) and then release/free it?

I need to count how many times a file in a particular sub-directory is downloaded and track who downloaded it. I'm using a Php file to do it, it isn't a WP file but I need to include WP to get the ...
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Moved my site to new host now getting 404

I just moved my wordpress multisite to a new host and all the pages expect the homepage keep getting the follower error Not Found The requested URL was not found on this server. Additionally, a 404 ...
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Subsites in Multisite installation throwing 404 error on wp-admin in IIS 7

Running into an issue where sub sites of a multisite (fresh installation of 3.9 and no plugins or themes) are throwing 404 error when trying to access the wp-admin section of the sub site. It is ...
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Pagination in custom loop for custom post type throwing 404 error

I searched around for similar problems but it did not worked for me, im a total beginner with WordPress. I made a custom query but the pagination throwing me 404 error Query $paged = ...
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Can't view network plugins.php or upgrade-core.php on multisite

I have a network with 5 or 6 sites. In the network admin panel I can see all pages except the /wp-admin/network/plugins.php page and the /wp-admin/network/upgrade-core.php page. Both of those files ...
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Posting comment returns 404

I've been tracking an issue in one of our WP installations and keep coming up short of a solution. One of our websites is installed in a sub-directory of our main website. Both are WP installations. ...
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Make a WP instance go to the 404 page of another WP instance

I have two Wordpress instances: One is in '/' The other one is in /commerce I would like that, when somebody goes to /commerce/nonexistingpage or some route that does not exist, the user gets ...
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Obtain page data and use regular loop

Is there a way to obtain the data from a certain page outside the regular flow, more efficiently than via get_post($id)? I know that I can get for example the title with $post = get_post($id); $title ...
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Custom permalink structure gives 404

For a Custom Post Type called 'matches' I created a custom permalink structure. The structure shows up just the way I want it, however, I get a 404 everytime I visit the post. I have tried removing ...
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Permalink change made author archive vanished

I changed my WordPress blog URL from: http://example.com/%year%/%monthnum%/%day%/%postname%/ into first, http://example.com/%postname%/ and then after many days, ...
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Accessing Subdirectories in WordPress Install

I have scripts that are in a subdirectory of my WordPress install folder. They are on the same level as the /wp-content/ and /wp-admin/ folders. I'm running them as form processing but I've got the ...
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If $var is empty, return 404.

For security reasons, to detect if somebody is manipulating GET parameters of the plugin I'm writing, I need to return a 404 if the security query I perform returns nothing. How can I force that? I ...
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Wordpress Theme's 404.php not found, server defaults to Apache's own 404 page

if I just type something to provoke a 404 Error on my Wordpress installation, Wordpress doesn't load its own 404.php file, but the Apache server's own 404 error message gets displayed. What is wrong ...
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Getting 404 page not found error while trying to access add new plugin / themes

I am getting 404 page not found error while trying to add new plugin or view installed plugin in my admin panel. i am using Hueman theme. every time i tried to use some option of admin panel i am ...
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404 not Found (But recommendations like changing port did not work)

I have issues with Wamp and Wordpress Combo. (Please let me know if this is not the right place to ask) Reason i ask here is because it started with this: (Beginner) Need help installing Wordpress on ...
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Why are 404 errors redirecting to my homepage and not my custom 404.php?

Not sure if this strictly wordpress and not a general apache configuration but I'm having trouble setting up my 404 page for a custom theme. I have my 404.php in the same directory as my index.php. ...
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Help! I changed the domain and now I can't log in via admin online

Help! I changed the domain of a website and now it sends me to a 404 error when i try to access my admin page. I don't have the files backed up. What can I do to reverse this?
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post parameter 'name' 404 error

I am integrating the WorldPay hosted payment pages gateway to my WordPress installation and I am setting a notification URL in WorldPay to a route within WordPress. The problem I am having is that ...
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Multisite sub-directories IIS 7.5 change media/uploads location

I am running WP 3.8.1 Multisite. Sub-directories is configured. I have 10 sub-directory sites and 1 primary site. WordPress is running on a Windows 2008 R2 datacenter 64bit server with IIS 7.5. I have ...
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Changing Site Address (URL) causes 404

Thank you in advance for any help you might provide. I have read many other posts, and unfortunately the provided solutions did not work. The problem is this: I have Wordpress installed in a ...
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htaccess redirect for all categories converted to tags now showing 404

I have a WordPress site which syndicates content from a number of sources and auto creates categories and tags. I have converted a large number of categories to tags which now leaves a ton of ...
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Wordpress monthly archive links result in 404

When I use the archive widget in a sidebar, it creates the normal monthly post archive listing like the following: February 2014 January 2014 October 2013 and so on. Whenever I click on these ...
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Blur.js with WordPress - Enqueued, but server not finding file

So as the title suggests, I'm trying to run blur.js on my WordPress theme. I have enqueued the script in functions.php: function load_oves_methods(){ wp_enqueue_script( 'blur', ...
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New install of wordpress, my url goes to index of/

After my Wordpress installation (database hooked up and wp-config done and wp-login created). I just get Index of/ page when I go to my URL. I uploaded all the contents of the Wordpress folder to the ...
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Logging out gives 404 error

When I try to log out of my site, I'm taken to a 404 page, and the logout doesn't work. The url looks like this: ...
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How to recover WordPress Adress(URL)

I installed WordPress in localhost. I changed the WordPress Address from the general settings. After that none of the previous pages appears. Instead, a "Page Not Found" error page is appearing. I ...
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Why do all my custom post types return a 404, even after resetting the permalink? [duplicate]

I have two custom post types setup like this: add_action( 'init', 'create_post_type_News' ); function create_post_type_News() { register_post_type( 'news', array( 'labels' ...
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What form element names break wordpress?

I know that <input name="name"> will cause wp to bork and throw a 404. It seems that 'year' is the same. Does there exist a list of input names that wp doesnt like?
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Pagination 404 Not Found child page

I have a page Heemtijdinghen displaying custom posts (post_type=artikel) paginated. The page is a child page of page Publicaties: /publicaties/heemtijdinghen/ When navigating to e.g. page 2 a 404 Not ...
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Turning on the 404 page on localhost

I'm using my localhost (XAMPP client) to test my WordPress website and everything works fine, till it comes to verifying how does my 404.php template looks like. I can't preview any changes, because ...
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Custom post type single page (single-{CPT-name}) 404 when slug includes hyphens

I have a CPT called "author". After an hour searching why I get a 404 visiting single pages of this CPT (managed by template "single-author.php") I realize that some do work: those whose slug doesn't ...
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Subfolder index.php 404 Errors

I'm looking for help troubleshooting why subfolder pages return a 404 error if "index.php" is appended after the subfolder. I do not experience this behavior on other WordPress sites. I have inherited ...
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Taxonomy for costum post type not found

I'm trying to use taxonomies to create categories for my costum post type. I registered the necesary components: add_action( 'init', 'create_post_type' ); function create_post_type() { ...
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Category and guest post with 404 [closed]

i use twenty twelve theme in wp with plugin of guest post and redirection because if any of user click on category and blank category shows a guest post page in redirection plugin i set one category ...
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Changing permalink settings causes 404

I would like to have permalinks of the form http://localhost/mysite/sample-post/. I tried to achieve this by changing the permalink settings in the admin panel to 'Post name' from default. But this ...
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404 for children in hierarchical custom post type

I've tried all the solutions I can find on this and I'm still stuck. This post has a good thorough approach to debugging, but it hasn't helped. Part of the issue may be because I'm trying to get the ...
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Posts not working on windows after changing permalinks

I recently started learning wordpress. Out to curiosity of changing settings, I changed permalinks to Month and Name. After that all my posts and pages have stopped working and show me a 404 Error. I ...
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Filter to change the content of 404 page

I have created custom rewrite rules. These rules now go to 404 page as expected. I can use action hook template_redirect to change the template matching query_var. But I don't want to create separate ...
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Multi site sub directories 404

I've set up my .htaccess and wp-config as advised by WP (3.8). The issue is that when I browse to the sub-sites ( i have /testing set up at the moment ) I get 404.Nothing shows in the errors. My host ...
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paged query leads to 404? [duplicate]

As soon as I click the "2" on my pagination links I get a 404-error. The url correctly changes to http://mysite.com/?paged=2 <?php /** * The loop that displays the posts. */ ?> <ul ...
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Media attachment pages giving 404's

I use Google Webmaster Tools to track and fix 404's. I've been getting numerous 404's from media attachment pages, but not the page itself, it's parent. An example: I have this piece of media, ...
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Main blog page works but title says Page not found

Here's a strange one. I've been developing a site, including a custom template that I originally worked up from the functionality of the Naked theme. The site has no public blog at the moment; the use ...
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How does WordPress know if a URL doesn't exist?

The WordPress theme I am using didn't come with a proper Error 404 handler and I'd like to add one to the code. I am having a hard time how WordPress determines if a URL does exist as a post, is a ...
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Pagination with Custom Post Type not working on index.php: I get a 404

I've read many posts about the same problem but none seems to work for me. I have a query for a custom post into the index.php. When I go to page 2 I get a 404 error. The same code works like a ...