The most common name of the per-directory settings file for the Apache server. WordPress stores the mod_rewrite configuration for "Pretty Permalinks" here. [url-rewriting] should be used for the WordPress rewrite system in general, [mod-rewrite] when you talk specifically about the Apache module.

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How to enable htaccess rules for MultiSite mapped subdomains?

Running a multisite network, setup with subdomains. Hosted on a Pagely VPS. Using WordPress MU Domain Mapping for all "live" sites in our network. Attempting to better page speed scores, and am ...
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redirecting an entire WP site from one top level domain to another

I think I know the best way to proceed doing this but just want to get some reassuring thumbs up before going ahead. Basically I want to move a .co.uk domain to the same name but .com The site ...
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How to redirect Https to Http [migrated]

I want to redirect HTTPs to HTTP, I tried following code in .htaccess file Options +FollowSymlinks RewriteEngine on RewriteCond %{SERVER_PORT} ^443$ RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http://www.yourdomain.com/$1 ...
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Rewrite /keyword1+keyword2.html to search page | .htaccess

I am facing trouble redirecting the keywords to search page in a wordpress 4.4 setup. What I am trying achieve is to rewrite/redirect www.site.com/**search+keyword.html*** to ...
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Multisite on localhost using xampp

I'm having some trouble getting Multisite to work on my localhost using xampp. I have the main site in a subfolder so the path would be http://localhost/my_site/. I'm getting two different errors, ...
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Local PC cache stays filled with old WordPress Site data

I am developing a new WP site. My client complains that he see old site data like links that refer to old category names. On my PC and other I have no problems with this. On server side there is no ...
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Accessible Subcategory URL's pages without using .php hack

I'm attempting to setup a custom URL structure within posts that makes all parents and sub child's accessible, but all attempts have failed with various errors. My category structure looks something ...
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Year archive permalink structure redirecting to home

I'm having issues with the permalink structure of my yearly archives. http://testsite.com/2016/04/ works, but http://testsite.com/2016/ redirects to http://testsite.com My blog base page is: ...
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Cannot access network admin and sub-site pages (multi-site)

I have copies the all files and folder from live site and copied on my localhost. My main site is working properly but when accessing the sub-site it's get page not found error and when accessing the ...
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WordPress trims off the forward slash when import

I have an XML file with some posts to import to WordPress But, when I import, it seems that WordPress takes off the forward slash from the permalink, so instead of showing the address like this: ...
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What causes /pages/ to appear in URI, and how to remove it?

I have a WordPress site I am working on, in which /pages/ appears in the URI for all Pages. For example, www.site.com/pages/contact-us/ I am stumped as to why this is occurring, it doesn't occur on ...
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Remove Parent Category from Child Category URL

I am trying to remove parent category from the child category but each attempt returns a 404 error. Main Category Link (Displays All India Recruitment) Child Category Link (Displays Sub-Category) ...
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Targeting .htaccess file with file_put_contents

I have a htaccess file and the path to access it is: wordpress/.htaccess When I use: file_put_contents('wordpress/.htaccess', implode('', $data)); I get the error "Failed to open stream"... How ...
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.htaccess file redirecting to parent directory

I am creating separate WordPress installations in several subdirectories of one domain. At first I was getting a 500 Server Internal error.. so I created the .htaccess file and uploaded it to each ...
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Use author author display name in permalink structure for pages and posts

I need to add the author name as a subdirectory prefix for all user's posts and pages. For example: example.com/johndoe/ //The author page for John Doe example.com/johndoe/category/test-post/ //Test ...
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Trouble with Permalinks - Mod_Rewrite on, htaccess accessable

I'm having issues with custom permalinks, I've gone through weeks of trouble shooting to no avail. Today I've confirmed that: htaccess is being read, tested with just writing "test" at the top of ...
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Redirect all pages except one to homepage via .htaccess

I just trasformed an old website to a one-page Wordpress. The old website had several URLS, now there's ony 1: the homepage. Plus another page with privacy policy. Hence I would like to redirect all ...
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Removing subfolder vs htaccess without causing 404 pages

First of all just want to say spent the last 5 hours reading other stackxchange links and Google before giving in to ask. I'm using a plugin JS Support Ticket that adds a slug to the URL in this ...
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How to redirect a sub directory except for the landing page?

I need to redirect all my posts under the subdirectory 'plays' to the home / directory except for the landing page so if you go to mydomain.com/plays/hello you will be redirected to mydomain.com/hello ...
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How to allow specific URL

I need a little bit help on WordPress URL. In Wordpress Backend, I have One page and the page slug is: listing-detail When I try below URL into the browser it's working as per my expectation. ...
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Improve wordpress security by hiding non public resources

I'm new from wordpress and i want improve security of wordpress multisite by hiding non public resources, eg. wp-admin, wp-config etc. My setting seem to work, but i don't know if this setting can ...
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Pretty Permalinks don't work since 4.5 upgrade

Prior to two days ago, the site was working perfectly fine. Now after the upgrade to 4.5, all sub-pages (Pages, Tags, Categories etc) are returning 404 errors with the same theme as my site. If I set ...
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How can add multiple query string URL in Wordpress?

I have site example.com/search-results/keyword/ I have added one rule in htaccess file as ^/search-resuls/(.*) index.php?pagename=search-results&keyword=$1 But it gives me Page not found. Any ...
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How gzip compression still happening?

I am using Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS,Apache/2.4.7 and PHP 5.5.9. I installed Wordpress 4.4.2 in my machine. When I run my site in localhost, I noticed that js/css are compressed in gzip format. I didn't ...
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Bypass .htaccess when using download_url

I've got the following .htaccess file in my a custom directory in Uploads called client. RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTP_REFERER} !(www.)?example.co.uk/client-area* RewriteRule ^.*$ - [R=403,L] ...
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301 Redirect on wp multisite

I have tried to follow instructions see on couple of discussions and none of them seem to work . I have a domain viraleditorial.com and its running multisite network. I have subsite ...
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domain.in/wp-admin give the result to 403 Access to this resource on the server is denied!

I'm new to wordpress. I installed wordpress in my domain. It shows the theme, But When I type http://domain.in/wp-admin It's redirecting to 403 page with message "Access to this resource on the ...
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.htaccess rewrite into Wordpress not hiding URL

Lets say I want to rewrite URLs from one subdirectory to another (my actual use case is a bit more complicated but this is a simpler example): <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine on ...
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Re-Write Rules - Target everything other than pages

Is it possible to target all wordpress content except pages? I would like my site to be /area except the pages that i make including the homepage?
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More than one multisites in localhost

I setup two wordpress multisites in my localhost. When I configured the second one then first multisite broken. When I checked the .htaccess file the configuration for second one automatically updated ...
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error happens when subdomain redirected to subdirectory

I have a subdomain as subdomain.maindomain.com. I forcibly redirected this subdomain to sub directory(maindomain.com/subdomain) by using some code in .htaccess. My site works well, but I found many ...
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What is the most efficient (ie. less server intensive) way for 301 redirects?

I would like to know if there is any difference, in terms of efficiency (i.e. less use of server resources) in performing 301 redirects using .htaccess or using the wp_safe_redirect feature of ...
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Centos 7.2 wordpress on going to /admin shows Forbidden You don't have permission to access /wordpress/wp-admin/ on this server

I have Centos 7.2 on our production server. When I try to go to admin on http://patrickheide.com/wordpress/admin or http://patrickheide.com/wordpress/wp-admin It shows the error "Forbidden ...
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Preferred domain (www vs non-www) setting mismatched in Wordpress & Google Webmaster Tools

Looking for some advice on what appears to be a fairly ambiguous topic. I have also asked this question on Stackexchange, but with no response, so I'm hoping to find some more WordPress-specific ...
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How do I generate 301 redirect?

I am working on the function which is supposed to add 301 redirect when the permalink gets changed (for example, when we change categories structure). The idea behind is to keep the old URL in a meta ...
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ModSecurity && Admin Ajax: Server locking up

My server is throwing this error: ModSecurity: Error reading request body: Software caused connection abort [uri "/wp/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php"] Followed by this error until the server gets ...
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Multisite with subfolders, and multiple other domains on the same host htaccess

my problem is mainly with htaccess i've maindomain which is running latest version of wordpress and is a multisite with subfolders so my installation is as follows 1st domain: www.maindomain.com ...
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How to ignore further page child path?

We are desperately looking for a way to create a page that accepts parameters, just like: example.com/mypage/?key=value but... without the ordinary query string. Instead, we wish to use the ...
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Wordpress redirect from one directory to another but exclude wp-admin and wp-login.php

I would like to redirect an entire WordPress sites (posts, pages, categories etc) from one sub directory (blog) to another (news) but excluding /wp-admin/ directory and the /wp-login.php file. I have ...
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How can I serve a text file at a custom URL

I have a WordPress site installed at the root of the webserver: / I want to serve a text file from here: /.hiddendir/secondlevel/textfile I've created this file and directory on the server at ...
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Redirecting a POST to a php script

This is an expansion on the second answer to the question asked here. I have been trying to redirect a post request from my_website/test to wp-content/themes/my_theme/test.php but I am getting a 404 ...
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Limit access to wp-admin but still be able to log in from different locations?

I have problems with some cms attacks, and I uploaded the following .htaccess to wp-admin # Block access to wp-admin. order deny,allow allow from x.x.x.x #studio ip deny from all Is there a way ...
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Multiple wordpress installations on same server

I have three different wordpress sites on my server located like this: /www -> main site /www/site2/ /www/site3/ The main site is working but the site2 and site3, which are the wordpress sites ...
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WordPress Multisite - Multiple subfolders for blogs

I created a Network in blog.animals.com, the Network is running fine. I can set up blogs like blog.animals.com/chimpanse. This is also working. I like to have multiple (2) subdirectories for each ...
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Can't access wp-content url after domain mapping

I developed a plugin which is having some ajax actions to fetch data. Plugin works fine in multisite installation but not in domain-mapped sites(wpmudev's). I can access .css, image files and even ...
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Debug errors for “Destination directory for file streaming does not exist or is not writable”

I'm system administrator, and quite befuddled as I find way to make a debug to know why error message you receive one of my users when trying to update their plugins. Server Apache 2.4 PHP 5.5.32 ...
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LetsEncrypt WordPress on the Raspberry Pi - Nice url's give 404 with https, http works

I setup WordPress on my Raspberry Pi and used LetsEncrypt to secure it. The HTTPS links will work with Post ID permalinks. They return a 404 when I change the permalinks to anything else. Here is my ...
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Post type permalink as subdomain rewrite rule

I'm trying to use custom post type slug on permalink before site URL (as sub domain) so the permalink most look like: http://post-type-slug.example.com I use a modified class from Subdomains plugin ...
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Blog Posts and Woocommerce Pages Return 404

I have a WordPress site on localhost, the blog post pages and Woocommerce products return 404 when I have friendly URLs turned on: http://localhost:8888/site.co/example-post/ But when I have it ...
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Folder wordpress page redirect

I have my wordpress on a folder, lets say /blog. I would like to be albe to redirect virtualy the users so visit some specific urls to a page. Let's say: I have my terms page that so it is on ...