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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Is it possible to restrict files from your wordpress uploads (not logged-in users or guest)?

I want to restrict the uploads and only be visible to logged-in users. But the PDF's or images files always are visible and also to un-logged users. You can imagine that this WP would be completely ...
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My permalinks are not working on new server

I am going nuts trying to figure out the rewrite rule for a site that I am moving. I have an old server danceprarade.org/wp and I want to move it to a new server new.danceparade.org/ (no wp). I have ...
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How to set 301 redirection after moving WordPress blog?

I have moved my wordpress blog to new domain. Old Address : domainname.com/blog | New Address : newdomainname.com Please pay attention about old address and new address. Now I want to redirect all ...
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wordpress_logged_in cookie not being recognized in htaccess

On my website, I have a system implemented that requires users to login before viewing any files in the wp-contents/uploads folder, specifically pdf's and doc files only. In order to do this, I have ...
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Custom archive page and htaccess mod_rewrite

I have created custom archive page gumball.php which can handle multiple categories or tags based on URL. For example: xyz.com/categories/gumball.php?categories=category1+category2 will display ...
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create a static folder independent with Wordpress

I have a website: www.a.com I want to add a folder of code samples like this: www.a.com/code//index.html So that at the end of each post I can refer the user to an example. How can I create a static ...
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.htaccess and 500 error, extra character added

I am having a weird problem. Every few days I go to my website and get an "Internal Server Error" - Or 500 error. I go into the .htaccess file of the site and notice it's been altered. One character ...
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Non Wordpress Folder in a Wordpress Site

On localhost (WAMP server) I have installed wordpress in the root directory (examplesite.com). I have an application that needs to run outside of Wordpress, so I would like it in the folder ...
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Conditional Permalink based on category?

There have been unanswered questions about this here and in the WordPress support forum. Is it possible to have a conditional Permalink structure for all posts in a category? for example, ...
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Missing images after moving servers

I cloned an inherited WP Multisite and have got it up and running thanks to advice in a this and this previous questions. Things are moving along with the exception of images. Missing Images On ...
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Multisite, can't see sub blogs

Based on advice I got from another question, I created a development copy of a multisite installation I've inherited inside of a Vagrant VM. On a test site as described here... I get an error ...
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How to redirect correctly a root domain to a subdomain in a subfolder?

The next .htaccess code redirects example.com (from /public_html root folder) to the subdomain1.example.com (to /public_html/subdomain1 subdolder) and an old page register to a new one at ...
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rewriterule problem

I'm struggling to get a rewrite rule to work: I have a Wordpress 4.0 site sitting in a subfolder of a top domain with a url similar to this: ...
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All Blog Links Return to Home Page

I have a website that has an HTML home page with a WordPress blog in its own subdirectory. Upon clicking the link to the blog, you are taken from the HTML home page to the WordPress blog, but when you ...
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HTTPS to HTTP rewrite rules not working as expected

I'm struggling at getting these rewrite rules to work and was wondering if someone can point out my error(s). The following should redirect a user to HTTPS if they are at the login page or in the ...
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Add canonical link to http-headers via htaccess for an URL with query, URL without query being the canoncial link

tl;dr: Is it possible to have a RewriteRule which checks for a query ("/?print=pdf"), and adds the URL without this query as canonical link to the http-header of the URL with the query? Long version: ...
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Wordpress multisite htacces domain rule

I have wordpress multisite that has site.com and site.com/ca. How should I write on htaccess that when I type site.ca on browser it would show the site.com/ca?
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Error 101 after upgrading Wordpress

We have just updated to WordPress 3.1.3 by following the WP manual install tutorial. Note: This is a Network-enabled (multi-site) install. After uploading the new files, we now get the following ...
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adding a rewrite rule in wordpress functions file

I have a section of my functions.php file (which is definitely running as I ran a die() and it showed.) It is as follows: function looky_setPermalink() { add_rewrite_rule( ...
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Links not working on “post name” permalink

I am working on wordpress 4.0 I have uploaded a WordPress site on live server and have done all the changes in database files and config and site is working properly with index page, but when i click ...
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Force HTTPS using .htaccess - stuck in redirect loop

My Wordpress website is located at example.com/wordpress and I need everything inside to be accessible only using SSL. I've created a .htaccess rule that redirects http -> https: RewriteEngine On ...
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Restrict URL access to PHP files within wp-content/themes & wp-content/plugins

A theme author has confirmed that in their next update (sometime soon), they'll include code to restrict access to theme files, e.g. functions.php over HTTP. In the meantime, I've tested the ...
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Change in permalink structure made javascript cookie not work correctly

My site needs a mechanism where a user is sent to agreement page when he visits the site for the first time. Once he accepts the agreement, it is saved in cookie. He can browse any page directly after ...
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How would I have to change rewrite rules to use a custom ms-files.php

I've previously wondered about securing file access by non-logged in users who know the full URL in multisite. When ms-files was still used modifications to this file allowed a basic form of WP-run ...
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Edit Permalink Structure For Custom Post Type or Modify .htaccess?

I've been trying to find a solution for days now and I am absolutely stumped. I am putting together a website to list my domain portfolio for sale and I'm using a plugin I purchased to lists the ...
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Best way to redirect site in subdirectory to root?

I have a WP 4.0 site that has been installed at: mydomain.com/site It's been there for many years, so there are lots of links from around the web pointing to it. As part of an overhaul I am doing, ...
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.htaccess help to a beginner

I have made a custom page template and created a new page which is set to use the custom page template. My URL for the custom page is now: www.domain.no/property The website will have 3 different ...
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Is there way to redirect all blog post pages to Home page?

I am creating a social bookmarking site using WordPress. I am using a custom field to store the web URL. Then when a user clicks the Title, it redirects to the original blog post page. Please check ...
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164 views

WP Multisite .htaccess interferes with cgi-bin

I'm currently setting up a WordPress multisite installation for my company and I've run into an issue. The set up is that the multisite runs out of a subdirectory (/wp) but appears to be at the root ...
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Permalinks not working on second wordpress installed in a subdirect

I have a main wordpress installed on the root and now due to a long story about incompatible plugins I need to install a second full instance of wordpress in a subdirectory. The main site works fine, ...
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mod_rewrite Wordpress url change

I want to handle following specific url: www.testing.com/onboard/uehtietfmretvbcuymwvrbqtmvrktkqtrycitfqtvbiutfwkqeyfktwbcuhtwchtmihy1 (this will be the url in browser) to ...
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Pretty permalinks for subdomain installation

Currently, the only way my posts will appear is if I have Permalink settings set to "Default". I would like to set them to "Post name". When it's set to "Post name," I get a 404 not found error. My ...
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Site Redirecting to wp-signup.php

I migrated content from our production server to our dev server in an attempt to sync all environments. I used the All-In-One WP Migration plugin. Now, when I access dev.domain.com I am forwarded to ...
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How to protect specific uploaded files from being accessed by non-logged-in users in WP-multisite

I have a question that I thought the below thread would provide the answer to, but things in WP have changed so it doesn't quite do it, although it helped my understanding of things. How to protect ...
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mod_rewrite issue

I am having problems all of a sudden with images not displaying. If I deactivate mod-rewite in .htaccess then images come back but I can no longer access post page permalinks having to resort back to ...
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Wordpress internally rewrite rule challenge

Questions 1: I work on wordpress website for a client. But the client like to have a deep level url structure. The custom post type can be from level 1 to unlimited levels in the url structure. ...
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Rewrite WordPress Standard Feed URL - /feed/ to feed.xml

I want to rewrite http://www.ourdomain.com/feed/ in the .htaccess file to http://ourdomain.com/feed.xml And we have some other feed URLs to Rewrite. After a search I could not find the correct ...
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htaccess url rewrite within WP installation

I want to use one of my subdomains to rewrite urls and finally forward to an origin extern domain. Example: goto.mydomain.com/1saKCA3 -> externdomain.com/1saKCA3 I already tried to implement the ...
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Create custom Rewrite Rule

Hi I'm trying to create simple multilingual plugin. For that I need to create RewriteRule, for example. example.com/fr/post1 or example.com/post1 How do I achieve this?
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Wordpress permalinks confusion

I have just realised something that I never knew and I wanted to get confirmation that it is expected behaviour or whether the website I am working was behaving incorrectly. I creating a page - lets ...
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How do I edit the htaccess file to optimize my website?

Hi I have tried to optimize my website energyshop.se for a cpl of days but I cant seem to get it done. This is how my .htaccess looks like: Header unset ETag FileETag None # Hantera och redirecta ...
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Custom post type permalinks non working on wp 4.0

When I updated to WordPress v4.0 it removed all of my custom post type permalinks and replaced them with "/". I have 2 custom post types: "Business" and "Coupon". The permalink settings for Business ...
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Redirecting .aspx URL to a wordpress site page

A friend of mine have an existing site built in .NET, all the pages have .aspx in url on that site. Now we want to convert that whole website into WordPress. But the problem is that we don't want to ...
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Convert from .htaccess to web.config?

When I convert to web.config. It shows an error: <rewrite> <!--This directive was not converted because it is not supported by IIS: RewriteBase /.--> <rules> <rule ...
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Rewrite blog at the beggining of my URL

So I uploaded a WP blog and I want to redirect ALL requests to my website (for example mysite.com) to blog.mysite.com with .htaccess. I've searched Google day and night to find a way to rewrite ...
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How to add custom rewrite rule to .htaccess?

I want to add a custom rewrite rule to my .htaccess file using a function inside functions.php The rewrite rule I want to add is as follows: RedirectMatch 301 ^/author/(.+)$ http://name-blog.com/$1 ...
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Permalinks not working with Vagrant

I am using Vagrant to build up a little Wordpress development VM. When I select permalinks (postname) then the page from an article doesn't load. However, when I select the standard link (i.e page id) ...
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Debugging a redirect loop affecting only certain pages

I am trying to fix a site which has several redirects that seem to have been added via a plugin called Peters plugin redirect. The plugin has since been deactivated and delated but the redirects loop ...
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add_rewrite_rule on multisite doesn't work

I define a rewrite rule on an init hook like: add_rewrite_rule( 'foobar/(abc|def|ghi)/(.+)(/(\d.+))', 'index.php?my_action=$matches[1]&my_name=$matches[2]&my_version=$matches[4]', 'top'); ...
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Securing wp-admin folder - Purpose? Importance?

I am trying to understand how to secure a WordPress site. One security task I do not understand is...How important is it to protect the "wp-admin folder"? For example, I would consider limit login ...