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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Change Login URL Without Plugin

I want to change the login url of my Wordpress install away from /wp-admin.php I am aiming to do so and am looking at changing the .htaccess file to add in: RewriteRule ^login$ ...
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How to: 301 Redirect /category/ to /customname/

I've changed our "category base" in WP settings from the default "category" to "customname". Now there are 404 errors to links containing the old category slug eg. mysite.com/category/names What do ...
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430 views

404 not working on main site on multisite

I currently have two sites(main site and sub site) created with multisite function. Recently, i noticed that the 404 error page seems not to work on main site. No matter what error url i type to test ...
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removing index.php IIS 7.5 webconfig

I would like to remove index.php from my permalink. I am using Codeigniter website. I have passed the requirements to use pretty permalink: -PHP Version 5.4.27 Codeigniter -IIS 7.5 -URL Rewrite 2.0 ...
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22 views

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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Error:406 not acceptable

I have a wodpress site, and I have submitted it to google webmaster tools. When I search on google by my site name, the results come, and on clicking the searched result, I can open the website on my ...
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WordPress keeps writing rewrite rules to .htaccess

WordPress keeps writing rewrite rules into .htaccess again and again till it causes an error and causes server to return 500 Internal server error... i.e. My .htaccess is a series of # BEGIN ...
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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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41 views

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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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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610 views

Remove subfolders from URL

I am having a tough time removing the subfolders from the URL in my WordPress site. Currently, the URL format is: www.mysite.com/subfolder/index.php/category/postname I would like to remove both the ...
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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 ...
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Exclude a WordPress folder from the rewriting rules?

My teammate and me would like to work together on the same project. I am the frontend integrator and my friend is the backend developer. We would like to work in this way (if possible) : 1) I create ...
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htaccess rewrite rules for http and https access

I want to be able to test (is https on and is the request for an http file) then serve an https file. This is so that the website can be access from https or http.
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Wordpress subfolders htaccess bypassing the root htaccess RewriteRule

I have hosted many domains at my GoDaddy hosting. There 'example.com' is my primary domain and its WordPress files are in folder 'web_example' situated at root. There is a .htaccess file at root to ...
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Rewrite URL query string for all pages

I need to pass query string http://example.com/anypage?query=123 to look like this: http://example.com/anypage/123 and it should work on any page: ...com/anotherpage/123 I am looking for the ...
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On IIS, stop Wordpress from resaving my web.config file when I enter the Permalinks config page

I have a Wordpress website installed in IIS and it is working fine. On a subfolder I have and ASP.NET application which also works allright. Wordpress URL rewriting causes a series of problems on the ...
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Masking wp-content/themes/name/images to just images directory using htaccess

I'm trying what I thought would be something really simple of masking my url but cannot seem to get it to work. I want to be able to link to images in my img tag without having to type in the full ...
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flush_rewrite_rules with wp_cron

I'm trying to build myself a plugin for remote viewing data of all my WordPress installations in one overview. Therefore I'm generating a list using xmlrpc to remote connect to all the WordPress ...
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disable Wordpress 404 for one specific page/folder to receive actual php errors

I have a Wordpress based site with an additional custom PHP application with files in it's own folders - "staff", "volunteers" etc. We have mod-rewrite in .htaccess file so we can use permalinks # ...
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Multisite setup help - plain domain/subsite always redirects to domain with subdir multisite

I set up a path-based wp multisite using subdirs for each site. It all works well except if the subsite is accessed without www. For example - //mainsite/subsite always redirects to //mainsite" ...
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Woocommerce 404 after chang default language

After change default language in Woocommerce from Dutch to English I get 404 errors. I also have installed latest version of WPML. 3 Languages are active: EN - NL - DE. When I edit a link to open an ...
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Force non-ssl on WordPress RSS feeds in htaccess, using cloudflare

I have a site behind cloudflare's free SSL service. However I can no longer validate my RSS feeds at https://validator.w3.org because i get Server returned [Errno 1] _ssl.c:504: error:14077438:SSL ...
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Redirect Loop in Regex Moving to HTTPS

First, this site has been running on HTTPS for over 6 months with a green address bar and all. It was only recently I was reading on Bing Webmaster Tools that redirect loops were a problem on this ...
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Password protect any file in WordPress

I have found that password protection with .htaccess & .htpasswd files is the only way to protect any WordPress file. I wanted to make few of my media files accessible by specific username and ...
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Redirecting archive page (blog) to normal page

While trying to redirect an archive page to a normal page using .htaccess I can't figure out how to make it work. I've tried using those three lines: Redirect 301 /blog$ /mvo-database RedirectMatch ...
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Why will Pretty URLs not Work?

I have many security plugins setup. Could someone tell me what changes I need to make to my .htaccess file (while keeping as much of my current rule set as possible) to make pretty URLs work? # BEGIN ...
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404 error on subcategory pages

I have seen some other questions and answers on this but unable to resolve at the moment. I have some categories setup as follows: Blog -- Sub Cat The Permalinks are currently setup with custom ...
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Nginx rules for subdomain multisite install (Bedrock)

I'm trying to move an existing Bedrock based multisite instance to nginx and am having difficulty getting a set of nginx rules to mimic the original .htaccess. Bedrock places the crux of the files in ...
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Changing permalink structure on multisite

I want to change the permalink structure on a couple of the sites I host on my wordpress multisite install from Day and Name and Post name. In order to ensure that previous links are redirected I ...
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One WP Database outside localhost and two connections

I would like to ask for help with this problem. I have two places where I have the same WP. 1) Test site - own domain, hosting and DB - here is stored database, so siteurl is here, example: test.com ...
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Using WordPress only for the backend, and using AngularJS as a frontend

I'm developing a web application for a friend who needs an online portfolio. As a learning experience, I'm trying to do the front-end with AngularJS and using Wordpress as a backend with the official ...
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From 403 error to 500 internal server error

I'm trying to install wordpress on a shared hosting (1and1), it's been 3 days i'm struggling and i give up, i've installed wordpress many times on other servers with no problem, first time on (1and1) ...
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Use same Wordpress from two subdirectories

I've got a problem and still no solution which fully works. I installed wordpress in "domain.com/wordpress", but I want the same access from another subdirectory e.g. "domain.com/wp". Both ...
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Redirect to index with url that contains specific number

I have some problems with custom Wordpress htaccess file. I want to get simple redirection from all URLs containing numbers after domain, ex: http://example.com/123 -> to http://example.com And, ...
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get_template_directory() returns wrong address on VPS

I'm having the following problem with a Wordpress installation on a VPS server. I'm trying to read from a JSON file but the returned address from get_template_directory() is wrong: $url = ...
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Redirect to localhost after installing Multisite on server

After preparing the site on localhost, I uploaded it on server. Everything works fine by adding both lines to define WP_HOME and WP_SITEURL on wp-config.php and replacing the url site in the database ...
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WordPress: how to change URL for individual MultiSites?

Currently we have a MultiSite setup for our main website, and the URL's appear as follows: http://sub.domain.com/site-a (Site A) http://sub.domain.com/site-b (Site B) Site A is OK as is. But we ...
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Multisite Create Site not working

I've followed multiple Questions, but can't seem be to be able to find a solution. I'm looking to be able to have a local install multisite, (XAMPP), and succeeded in making multisite available. ...
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Wordpress Page Not Found if Permalink Settings is Postname

Uploaded code on staging server. in localhost everything is working well but on staging I can login to admin pabel but can not see any page on frontend. When any page is accessed it says The requested ...
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multisite 404 error for subdirectory

I am attempting to create a multisite as a subdirectory and I have followed the network instructions to the 'T'. The multisite seems to be set up correctly, the .htaccess and wp-config.php files seem ...
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Permalinks: Page Not Found

When I open the newly created page in WordPress I get page not found but when I reset the permalinks to none http://localhost/?page_id=6 opens normally . Even with this permalink it works : ...
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433 views

Combining Multiple Taxonomies in one URL

I'm creating a complex site with a product catalog with two custom taxonomies. They are Brands and Types. Brands - Canon - Toshiba - HP Types - Printers - Scanners - Multifunction I need a page ...
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500 Internal Error appears after adding the codes in .htaccess file

The issue is: I have a Wordpress site running on 4.3 and using the theme from Envato Market (POND v2.0). And I ran a SEO test using this website (SEO Checkup Test). After going through the tips on ...
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Server certificate doesn't match server name - file name error

I'm currently running my site with XAMPP. I used to access my site with the file path name localhost/wordpress. This works however it only displays my content with no formatting I've given it. The ...
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Dynamic page loads in browser, returns 404 to curl and GWT

I have created a dynamic page that displays content based on the US state name taken from the URL. I created the page in WP with a title of "CDL Manual PDF" and it has the URL ...