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 does the flow of htaccess files in sub-directories work

I have found a solution to this problem but it doesn't make sense to me and I'm hoping someone can explain it to me so I can understand. I have wordpress installed on the root directory ...
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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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How to redirect all 404 in a Wordpress subdirectory to the index.php of subdirectory?

I have a folder with name: wordpress_install/dev/abc Now, I have created a index.php in abc folder and I want all the urls like: wordpress_install/dev/abc/asdfasdfsdf (a 404 page) to be ...
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index.php not loading in main folder of wordpress

I just installed [first time] WordPress 4.3.1, but I was facing the problem with it so I downgraded and installed 4.2.5 and facing same problem. Problem: index.php is not loading, I clicked on link ...
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How to host unrelated pages on WordPress domain

Is it possible to have separate pages hosted on a WordPress site? For example, say I have my site www.website.co.uk, which has my WordPress blog and all that. Obviously it'll have things like ...
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Rewrite rule not working

I have a page on my wordpresss with url "/sca". I want all traffic from "/sca/project_0" to direct to "/sca?urn=project_0". I added a rule to my .htaccess file but it is not working. I don't think ...
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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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Url wordpress rewrite

In wordpress i have created a custom page called mail.php inside a folder form_support, my original url is http://exemple.com/form_support/mail.php i created htaccess file with rewriting rule : # ...
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wordpress blog redirect loop

I haven't installed any new plugins, but suddenly get redirct loop in my blog. I have my SITE Address & Wordpress Address set to same thing. https://www.blaahblaah.com/ I do not have a ...
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Locked out of admin and some pictures don't show after failed SSL installation

in a bit of a pickle here as I'm not sure what has caused the issue so hopefully somebody here can help me. So I purchased the SSL certificate and but the folder with the files in onto my website. I ...
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57 views

WP .htaccess to ignore files outside folder

I am using cPanel, and in my /public_html folder I have installed WordPress. Other subdomains are added in the same /public_html where WordPress is installed, e.g. /public_html/folder, ...
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82 views

Override 404 page with htaccess

I currently have a 404.php page from a certain theme I'm using but I would like to override any WP foncutionaly regarding 404 errors. I would like to set a 404 error handler via my .htaccess but for ...
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Multisite /files/ URLs broken after server move

The file urls of all sub sites in my multisite install have stopped working after moving to a new server. The move was a straight site clone from WHM to WHM, so nothing has changed really. The new ...
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55 views

Overwrite Wordpress's URL rewrite not working

What I'm trying to do it's pretty much simple, but it's not working and I don't know if it's a Wordpress rewrite or I'm just doing it wrong. What I have is this url: ...
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How can I write the following URL in wordpress

I am working on a project, and one of the biggest parameters was that we keep existing data and URL structures intact. the decision was made long before me to switch from an old, crappy codeignitor ...
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url redirect to another url whilst keeping original url

I have a wordpress site (mysite.co.uk). I also have another add-on domain (mysite.fr) pointing to the wordpress site root. I have pointed this domain (mysite.fr) to this page - ...
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SSL doesn't deliver parts of Wordpress Administration Module

I have a very strange problem in my website. Let me figure it out: Firstly I have an SSL website https://example.com when I log in into /wp-admin i can't see some features like my Media Library or my ...
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25 views

Ignore postname in permalink

I want to set my permalink as: www.example.com/category/postid/postname But I want WordPress to ignore the post name at the end, because I may change it later. How can I do it with .htaccess, or ...
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Installing wordpress on subdirectory 2 levels down

An unusual one for you and I appreciate how ridiculous this set up sounds but It's currently what I've got to work with so here we go... I have a joomla website set up on www.myjoomlasite.com. I am ...
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Prevent users from browsing through the media galleries

I just realized that when I go to http://www.detroitjewishdirectory.com/event/chanukah-wonderland/chanukah-2014-activities/ I am able to browse through a lot of the images that are in my media folder. ...
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OC under Wordpress - validation

i have installed opencart(oc) under wordpress(wp), i.e., root(here is wp), root\eshop(here is oc). The problems comes once i set seo-friendly url in OC. In wp a custom link is created to refer to oc ...
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52 views

.htaccess for wordpress in separate folder

I'm working on a really odd site which has a couple of Magento installs next to a Wordpress install. the folder structure looks like this: /shop (magento) /shop-world (magento) /wp .htaccess I ...
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Image Expires Headers Not Working

I want to implement image expires header, in my wordpress site I tried this code in htaccess <IfModule mod_expires.c> ExpiresActive on ExpiresByType image/jpg "access plus 1 month" ...
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How to hide theme and plugin directory from page source using htacces?

I am using WordPress latest version. Theme name and some plugins name are showing in page source. I don't want to allow visitor to access the information for security reasons. I want to hide the ...
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Which ways can be used to log in to Wordpress?

FYI: This has been also posted here since I'm fairly new to this website and didn't know that the Wordpress part existed. Sorry for the repost. I'm currently trying to tighten the security for a ...
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WP site URL changed to have HTTPS but still homepage does not redirect

I've changed the WP site URL to include https://www & it's been a while. Entire site is correctly reflecting it. But unless I add following in .htaccess, the home page does not redirect ...
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HTTP sitewide, except for: wp-admin, and 2 custom directories

I've tested various snippets in order to achieve the following, but with no success. I don't want to set the whole site to HTTPS at the moment, only 2 specific pages: .org.uk/directoryA/directoryB/ ...
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Rewrite.php .htaccess generating external rewriterule for a different domain

I've been searching the web for a bit now and have not found a clear answer to this question. How can I modify rewrite.php so that when .htaccess is regenerated it creates rewrite rules for an ...
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122 views

Multisite theme path rewrite using .htaccess

I'm trying to rewrite the theme path for multiple domains (wordpresss multisite) using separate themes, this is my current .htaccess file, this is allowing each site to use seperate CSS files but not ...
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48 views

How To Change the URL of a WordPress Multisite

I'm attempting to pull down and set up a live Multisite in my local dev environment to perform theme updates and fixes before reuploading and publishing the changes. The main site works fine using ...
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104 views

Removing or hiding slug/permalink from htaccess

I have this slug that i want to hide for SEO matters. My current slug is: homepage.com/company/companyname All i want is to be: homepage.com/companyname I tried lots for plugins and htaccess codes ...
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Redirect blogpage /blog/abcd/ to /blog/

I want to redirect the url if it contains the string like /blog/abcd.../ to blog listing page i.e. /blog page. I used a to code in htaccess file. Redirect 301 /blog/abcd http://www.example.com/blog ...
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Can I deny access(via .htaccess) to directory/file referenced in Customizer jQuery but still access from that code?

I realize this is probably a stupid question, but I'm unfamiliar with .htaccess code, so I'm not sure if this is possible or not. I have some code in the Custom Javascript section of my theme ...
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52 views

How do I host Wordpress on a hidden domain through a reverse proxy?

I have a reverse proxy for http://www.xxxx.com/guides/ pointing to Wordpress on another domain. I want to edit and administer it via the other domain, but I don't want the contents to be publicly ...
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176 views

htaccess and redirect to new url using regex

I have a hard time to create rewrite rule for a redirect using part of an old URL for WP. Example: Old URL: http://www.example.com/news/index.php/2014/11/07/my-blog-post-from-old-site or ...
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htaccess conflict between Wordpress and password protected subdirectory

I have a wordpress install in the root directory but also have a directory called 'admin' which contains a PHP membership system. I couldn't initially access this directory as I kept getting a 404 on ...
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Loading WP post with AJAX in Fancybox with home in background on post URL visit

I'm developing a WP site where product thumbnails (post's featured image) are displayed on the homepage and when the user clicks on one of them, the post is loaded inside a Fancybox with AJAX. I want ...
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Custom Taxonomy Dynamic Slugs

I have two custom taxonomies named Cities and store-categories. i have following code for that register_taxonomy('cities',array('store-listings'), array( 'hierarchical' => true, 'labels' ...
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Language part of website under construction .htaccess

I use in functions.php this code to make the English part of the website invisible for non-administrators (under construction) : add_filter( 'template_include', 'gdw_uc_template' ); function ...
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Mystery YSlow Add Expires Headers Test Fails — Only on Imported CSS Files

I'm analyzing my site for performance, using a number of tools, including the YSlow plugin. Its a big site with lots and lots of files. I've set up .htacess to add an appropriate "Expires" header. ...
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533 views

htaccess redirect from specific urls of my site to the homepage

I know, such a question has been asked and answered multiple times in the past before. However, as I tried out all the solutions I found online, it didn't solve my problem. The issue is that I have a ...
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Redirect permalink /%postname% to /%postname%.html [duplicate]

How to redirect /%postname% to /%postname%.html for Wordpress blog.
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htaccess command changes coding?

i've approached strange issue. My hosting admin block in cpanel changing php settings. While wordpress demand more than regular 64M of PHP memory, i had to switch php version. Admin gave me such ...
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.htaccess file changes disappear

This is what happens in a Wordpress (Woocommerce) site I've been asked to investigate. 1) I make a modification to .htaccess and save it. Here's output of the ls -command % ls -l ll -r--r--r-- 1 ...
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63 views

Cannot Override Wordpress 404 for a Sub-Directory

I have wordpress installed on my root (/var/www/html) and I have a sub-directory in the root as /var/www/html/manage Both directories have it's own .htaccess files. Content of the .htaccess are as ...
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Move Wordpress to subdirectory, keep ALL URLs

I currently have a website at site.com and have WordPress installed in me website's root folder. My website includes pages like: site.com site.com/page site.com/2015/10/01/post.... site.com/login ...
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WordPress Multisite Login Access

I have a multisite installation and use an .htaccess directive to close access to wp-login.php. <files wp-login.php> errordocument 403 http://example.com/restricted/ order deny,allow deny from ...
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password protected problem with register

I wanna use from password protect directory (with .htaccess ) in my admin pages. but in user registration page I see a alert for user and password autorazation ( same autorazation that created for ...
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162 views

How to make wp-login.php and wp-admin not accessible

Hello guys I wanted to limit my LOGIN and WP-ADMIN without using plugins. I have a network (multi-site): I have done so: wp-config.php define('WP_ADMIN_DIR', 'controlpanel'); define( ...
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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 ...