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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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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How to redirect url requests to https? [closed]

I've searched far and wide for a solution to this and I am sure it's simple but I simply couldn't find a solution. This is the regular wordpress redirect code: <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> ...
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Restrict Content for only Contributors via .htaccess

I have been using this code to restrict content download from wp-content/uploads for only logged in users: RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / # Add these lines right after the preceding two ...
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WP Multisite URL rewrite static content folder

I have a WP multisite installation on the root folder. one of the sites have a subdomain subdomain.mysite.com in the root folder there is a sub directory called /subdomain-static folder ...
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Allowing access to certain Wordpress created pages or posts with htaccess / htpasswd

Trying to figure out how to give access to a certain page, lets say http://mypage.com/page and not letting people access the main index via http://mypage.com. Or just simply disallow access to ...
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Wordpress query string rewrite .htaccess

At the minute my .htaccess looks like: # BEGIN WordPress <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine On RewriteBase /testdirectory/ RewriteRule ^index\.php$ - [L] RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f ...
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CNAME vs A Record for WWW - with 301 Redirects

I am using a 301 redirect plugin: Quick Page/Post Redirect Plugin and my site's URL is http://example.com <-- notice no www. This works great for the following scenario: User types: ...
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Wordpress redirects mywebsite.com/author/admin to mywebsite.com/wp-admin

I got my self-hosted Wordpress installation, with a nice theme implemented. For writing blog posts I'm using the only user of the website, called "Admin". In my case I only have one author for my blog ...
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Permalink Issues by Installing WordPress in Subdirectory / Subfolder

I installed WP in subfolder /cms and it runs live without subfolder. When I use /%postname%/ as permalink I get 404 error on my site. My Server supported mod_rewrite. My Code wp-config.php ...
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How do I redirect a post url to a custom url?

I've created a page that loops posts. Each post acts as a category link so that when you click it brings you to a category archive. My issue is that wordpress somehow overrides my htaccess and ...
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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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Hide pages from google and visitors

I have wordpress site where i have few custom type pages. I load the content of those pages with jquery load. But I dont want that those pages are directly visible. So if user goes to ...
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How to write .htaccess dynamically? [closed]

I am trying to set permalink structure on theme activation. The following function included in function.php of theme. // Executes function on theme activation function myactivationfunction() { ...
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htaccess getting overwritten over and over = 404 error

I have been having a big issue on my wordpress blog and don't know what to do right now. To make it short, my .htaccess file is getting overwritten over and over... These lines : # BEGIN WordPress ...
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Clarification - Change tag base - 301 redirect old indexed links?

I keep reading conflicting guidance on this including the occasional difference of opinion on here. I'm happy with my permalink structure - would love to lose '/category/' but read of many issues with ...
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Pages 404 in wordpress

First of all, I am very new to wordpress and know almost nothing about it. When I create the page foo using in wp-admin, I get the message that the page is created. When I click on view page, it ...
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Setting up a virtual subdirectory to display identical content as root directory [duplicate]

We have a standard Wordpress installation being used as a CMS. We're using standard pages with basic permalinks (e.g., /page/ or /parent/page/). We'd like to have that exact same content mapped to a ...
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$wp_rewrite->flush_rules() Causes duplicate rules.

We've noticed this a lot on certain installations and can't figure out why it is happening: Calling $wp_rewrite->flush_rules(); Caused WordPress htaccess rules to be appended to the htaccess ...
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url rewrite subdomain to multisite

I have a multisite install of WordPress on an Apache (windows server 2008) with one "child" site. So: C:\Apache24\htdocs\wordpress is the physical install location ipaddress/wordpress/childsite is ...
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How to publish new posts/pages in root instead of subfolder, but keep old structure in place?

I have a blog that was setup in example.org/blog/ many years ago, so all its files are in /blog/. Back then it seemed like a good idea, but now we want to slowly get rid of the subfolder. Of course ...
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553 views

How to execute WordPress as though it is in the root folder while it is installed in a subdirectory?

I have a folder and file structure already in place for a site to which I am inserting WordPress. My goal is to execute WP at the root level (/) when a visitor just visits the domain without a path, ...
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535 views

403 forbidden due to .htaccess?

I have this 403 forbidden issue that i can't tell what's causing it. At this moment, i've already talked with theme support, wich advised me to talk with host support, wich i've done it already, they ...
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.htaccess rewrite

I have created a custom post type called 'event' and added an event called London 2012. I want the following URL structure for a page: local.mysite.com/london-2012/speakers I have created a page ...
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Wp security plugin access subfolders

I have install wordpress in the root folder but i have subfolders and give me error 403 for access , i think the problem it´s of htaccess of wordpress i use wp security also as module for security and ...
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Multisite install w/ Sub domains on a subdomain

I have a Wordpress installation which I have installed on a subdomain login.mysite.com. I would like to create additional sites that use the same application on feed.mysite.com, but technically this ...
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404 even after a nice 301 redirect

With a nice solution I edited my .htaccess to do a permanent redirection to my blog. It's working fine. But... suddenly one of my plugin "Better WP Security" is peaking some 404 error that occurred ...
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How do I block a subdirectory from WordPress theming?

I have a WordPress site. It works great. But I have a subdirectory on my server where I work on client websites. It's a development space and most of those sites are NOT WordPress. Sometimes (but not ...
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215 views

Passing multiple variables in wp_rewrite / wp_query

i need to be able to append a custom url for my page in wordpress so far i can get it to return the first query var, but i cannot get it to return the second or third im at a loss of what to try next, ...
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Redirect from domain.com to subdomain.domain.com

Lets say my site domain is main.com and this is a wordpress site. I have 4 subdomains,say, cat1,cat2,ca3,cat4. Random posts and pages are displayed on main.com.They come into either of 4 categories ie ...
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How to turn this .htaccess rule into a dynamic rule with add_rewrite_rule, et al?

In .htaccess, I have this: RewriteRule ^land/(.*) /?land=1&exper=$1 [QSA,L] which makes sth like this: domain.com/land/exper1 fill in the $_GET with $_GET['land'] = 1 and $_GET['exper'] = ...
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59 views

Wordpress site not working after move

My site used to be in www.website.com/wordpress, now I've moved it to the root (www.website.com). I followed the wp codex instructions: 1. changed site url in admin cp - after I saved changes, I got ...
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Custom url rewriting

I am struggling to create custom rewrite rules for wordpress. This is my url structure http://domain/cityprofile/?city=Sydney where city profile is a page template. Now i want to make this url ...
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555 views

deny IPs from wp-login using .htaccess

i am trying to ban a spam bot IP from my wordpress, since the "limit login attempts" extension mails me multiple times every day, that the same IP is trying to login. so i added the following to 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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How can I set up a completely separate (not multisite) Wordpress installation as a subdirectory of an existing Wordpress blog?

I currently have a Wordpress multisite network running at http://www.mysite.com and rooted in /var/www/html. I need to set up a completely separate, single-site Wordpress installation accessible via ...
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customize urls displayed by previous_post_link and next_post_link

I am using the below code to display my next and previous links in single.php: <div class="nav-previous"><?php previous_post_link( '%link', '<img height="34" src="' . ...
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htaccess and htpasswd

im trying to lock my admin panel from my users with adding htpsswrd file to wp-admin folder. but also i want my users can edit their profiles. so i create this file (htaccess) AuthName "Username and ...
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Removed and Reinstalled Wordpress, Redirect Broken now

I just removed and reinstalled wordpress, I think something messed up.. Now when I enter URL, such as "test123.com", nothing load.. The ".htaccess" file on root folder is empty. and content of ...
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Wordpress links/site title won't work

I have one Wordpress installation at www.website.com, and a test site at www.website.com/test. The standard site works fine, but the links on my test site act weird. I use post title as permalink ...
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Redirect Wordpress MS to no-www version, excepting some dirs and prefixes

I have a Wordpress MultiSite, let's say: example.com two.example.com tree.example.com ... xyz.example.com Currently, I'm using this: RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^www\.(.+)$ [NC] RewriteRule ^(.*)$ ...
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.htaccess not working in Wordpress

I'm trying to make use of the post name permalink so that visitors can access the page created by the plugin that I'm using. I've already checked phpinfo() and mod_rewrite is listed under the loaded ...
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Why 'Authorization Required' is coming on wordpress login

When i try to login to my WordPress blog admin why this pop up error come .. "Authorization Required" http://stpatrickscollege.edu.pk/wp-login.php
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redirect old pages by .htaccess

i want to redirect pages from sitename/sitename/pagename.html and sitemap/sitename/ to sitemap/sitename/pagename how i can do that by using .haccess file i tried this code ...
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189 views

Selectively Disabling PHP via .htaccess in Root Directory

I'm reading up on securing WordPress and one of the commonly suggested techniques is to use an .htaccess file to disallow PHP execution in wp-content and wp-includes. I then read about another hack ...
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htaccess 301 Redirect not working from aspx to new WP permalink

I'm fairly experienced with htaccess files and Rewrite/Redirect rules, however, this one has me stumped as to why it's not working. NONE of the following lines (used individually, not together) have ...
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Add .html extension to custom post type taxonomies

I want to have the .html extension in the custom post type taxonomy urls. My custom post type taxonomy it is called "product_cat". I will need something like: ...
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Wordpress .htaccess file gives issues with subdirectory

I have a WordPress installation in the root and a subdirectory, which contains a index.html file. This file doesn't give me proper display as what it is supposed to when I access it. But when I ...
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67 views

redirect the root of a domain, while leaving the www version unredirected

I have some bad links pointing at abc.com. Wordpress automatically redirects abc.com to www.abc.com. I need to redirect abc.com to a holding page... let's say www.abc.com/holding.html. What is the ...
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WP Site in subdirectory Joomla! Site - Permalinks not working

I have WordPress in a test folder inside the root directory where I Joomla! 3.x site is running. Somehow the Joomla! rewrite rules are interfering with the WordPress permalinks rules. I keep on ...
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Changing RSS feed URL structure

I am in the process of creating a wordpress website, and I just have one issue left - RSS feeds. Currently, the website has a .htaccess file blocking access to /category/* pages. It was part of a ...