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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Add custom parameter to permalinks

I have a WordPress page that I would like to use SEO friendly query parameters with. Let's say this wordpress page is accessible by going to http://www.example.com/test and its short URL is ...
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Redirect Image Url to a page via htaccess

I am trying to redirect Image Urls to a page. I have used 301 Redirection plugin, but that doesn't seem to work. For ex : http://mywebsite.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Contestant-11.jpg should ...
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991 views

Prevent users from accessing mp3s in my uploads folder?

I have mp3 players set up to play mp3s on my site. The mp3s are all being uploaded to the uploads folder. I don't want people accessing these directly, meaning I don't want people to be able to ...
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Can I use the same permalink base for Categories and Posts?

I am migrating our site from another CMS and the way the permalinks were setup with the prevous CMS are like this: posts: /news/%year%/%monthnum%/%day%/%postname%/ categories: ...
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Site not displaying correctly when re-directing from root to sub-directory

I've created a WordPress version of our site in a subdirectory on our server and wish to re-direct from the root to the subdirectory, like: mydomain.net to mydomain.net/wordpress For some reason, ...
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Correct htaccess to display page while also passing in GET parameters

I have a wordpress page named: directory (it uses a custom template). When I call the page with: http://localhost:8888/wordpress/directory/?segments=listings/list It gives me the results I ...
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59 views

Add ReWrite from Old Pages to Wordpress (remove .php)

I have a WordPress site that has 4 old .php pages left to run as is. My issue is previous there was a rewrite rule to remove the .php from the URL giving it clean URLs. I tried just adding the same ...
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61 views

Wordpress rewrite rules not working

I have created a plugin and i have gotten rewrite rules to work using my .htaccess file. I would like to make this work from my plugin instead to keep everything contained from within there. Im ...
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.htaccess for a Wordpress subdomain

I have an issue with a Wordpress website and the .htaccess. I have moved the site to a subdomain (e.g. wordpress.website.com). All the files have been moved, and the databased has been moved and ...
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What to do after a wrong RewriteRule?

I have A Wordpress MU and following this answer I changed my root .htaccess placing this before the Wordpress loop RewriteRule / /subfolder [R=301,L] trying to have a different homepage. It didn't ...
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allow access to a sub-directory of static html pages to logged in users only

I have a membership site where members have access to view a set of static html pages. Therefore, I wish to place a folder of static html pages that can only be viewed by logged in users. My current ...
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Creating a URL re-write rule on Ngix causes re-direct loop with wp-admin

I have a Wordpress site hosted on Nginx by WP Engine. Currently it resolves requests to URLs either with or without a trailing slash. So, both of these URLs are functional: mysite.com/single-post ...
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Htaccess https 301 problem

Since 2 weeks I have installed an SSL certificate on my domain. I have changed my base urls to https so my canonical url is https now. But now I need to force to https. I did this with the below ...
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Adding url redirect in .htaccess

I have some links like www.site.com/index.php?pg=portfolio-website&pageid=1 www.site.com/index.php?pg=portfolio-website&pageid=2 www.site.com.com/index.php?pg=portfolio-website&pageid=3 ...
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All in one wp security breaked my /wp-admin

After installing the plugin all in one wp security, now we can't access to the wp-admin, we get redirected to 127.0.0.1, I checked on the .htaccess for clues and found this: # BEGIN All In One WP ...
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83 views

How to rewrite a URL for a domain resolving to a sub-folder containing a WordPress install?

I'm having the following dilemma with WordPress: We are hosting several sites under one hosting plan (GoDaddy Deluxe Hosting) and using the "Hosted Domain" feature, which makes domains resolve to an ...
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2k views

Redirect entire website to a single page

I need to redirect a whole WordPress site to a single WordPress page. A sort of maintenance mode, but the redirect has to go to a published WordPress page. Unfortunately, the maintenance page I need ...
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Block host access via theme files?

so I have been reading up on analytics spam and have been looking for a way of dealing with it across multiple wordpress sites I run. The best solution seems to be to block the hostname via my ...
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Change wp-content without changing the name of the folder

This does not work # BEGIN WordPress <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteRule ^/index\.php$ - [L] RewriteRule ^/css/(.*) /wp-content/themes/themename/css/$1 [QSA,L] RewriteRule ^/js/(.*) ...
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346 views

htaccess mod_rewrite not working

I'm pasting my full htaccess file, for clarity, as to be honest, I'm not entirely sure if I have to include my non-default directives inside the <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> bits or separately ...
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383 views

htaccess rewrite conflict with wordpress rules and ssl

this one has me buggered- I have the below htaccess rule to redirect ssl to non-ssl pages. this works fine, except I'd like to exclude certain wordpress requests from this rule- for example, ...
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ModRewrite not working properly

I am experiencing issues with modrewrite and RewriteRule. Have a look at my .htaccess: <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / RewriteRule ^index\.php$ - [L] RewriteCond ...
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How do I add files into a new folder and keep wordpress page /slug/?

We needed a sub-site on our domain so it would look like domain.com/newsite Due to the instructions of a technician looking after the server, I made a new subsite under my wordpress site by the ...
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Htaccess Rewrite

I've a question about htaccess file... I'm configuring a website and all it works fine, except when I change htaccess file. Every time which I refresh the page, wordpress define the default htaccess: ...
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Conflict with Force SSL and Rewrite Rules

A site I'm working on has two security-related requirements which I've been unsuccessful in solving simultaneously. I can satisfy each requirement BY ITSELF, but I'm running into problems satisfying ...
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htaccess doesn't cache my latest news when logout

To speed up my website i'm using w3 total cache and some htaccess . . . it works just amazingly ! Otherwise, big problem, I have on my homepage the latest news being display, when I'm login, it ...
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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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154 views

Permalink for specific page name

I create a new page with post name is 'my-page'. I also have 2 custom query strings. So, the URL will be like: http://domain.com/my-page/?qst1=aaa&qst2=bbb I want the URL like: ...
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105 views

.htaccess password protect all but one page

Hi I would like to password protect my entire Wordpress site using .htaccess. All pages except one page which would be viewable to the public. I know there are other methods out there built into ...
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213 views

How to modify the .htaccess to force ssl on login and admin pages

I have the following code to force ssl on the login and admin pages via the .htaccess on a the domain example.com <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} ...
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228 views

Move wordpress to folder without changing urls

I have an old wordpress installation in root of my website with the following structure: / shows a simple intro /blog lists blog posts /13**/**/**/* shows a specific post (permalink) /contact /about ...
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Protect Uploads if user is not logged in, but avoid images

I have a situation here, where I want to restrict users for view/download media files (except Images). I am currently using method define in this thread How to Protect Uploads, if User is not Logged ...
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104 views

Loading index.php contents which located outside blog folder for post single page

I'm creating blog page as WordPress for my static PHP website. When blog page URL changes to pretty permalink (example.com/blog/my-post-page), loading contents (not redirecting to index.php, only ...
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.htaccess is reverted to default anytime a page is loaded - subsite broken

I have some major problems with my multisite-install. 1) When i try to make changes in .htaccess to what the Codex says (http://bit.ly/1HtCLks), it changes back to the default .htaccess file as soon ...
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Subsite admin in redirect loop, resources on frontend are all 404 and .htaccess changes back

I have a Multisite with three sites. The main site isn't affected by any of this, but the subsites are both broken. 1) When accessing wp-admin on one of the subsites, I get a redirect loop. 2) When ...
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Changing post per page causing 404 for pagination. Need a redirect htaccess rule

i changed my wp theme and i changed the "post per page" wp setting on "reading"now because i want to display more posts on the archives pages. i m using pagination on the archives so a lot of pages ...
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htaccess workaround

I am developing a wordpress site in a subfolder for a client at peterpanos.com. His existing site (static html) is utiilizing the following htaccess script to switch to some kind of mobile ...
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32 views

htaccess old php pages to new wordpress ones

I'm redesigning a site and converting to wordpress. I want to redirect the old pages to the new ones. Also, wordpress is installed in a directory, but viewable as if it was in the root. So the ...
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154 views

Remove trailing slash after .html extension

my permalink settings are as follows: sitename/%postname%.html I have removed the trailing slash at the end. I am also using a plugin called "Remove slug from custom post type" to remove the custom ...
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407 views

Redirect A URL Pattern In WordPress Using .htaccess

I am new to WordPress and just converted from Blogger to WordPress. Now as you know that Blogger URLs are too different from WordPress URLs so after migrating I started receiving 404 error in Google ...
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Default .htaccess file for wordpress?

My .htaccess files are intercepting with WordPress' .htaccess file, which modules and which settings (specified by .htaccess) are required for WordPress site to work? In other words, where can I find ...
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276 views

How to protect htaccess so it can't be overwritten?

I'm having a problem where Wordpress is periodically and randomly destroying the htaccess file and setting it to zero bytes. When it does this, the site of course breaks until permalinks are manually ...
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6k views

How to disable the default WordPress redirect to non-www URLs?

I am trying to redirect all non-www to www URLs in my WordPress MultiSite install. I am using a simple .htaccess rule like this: # Redirect non-www to www: RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} !^www\. [NC] ...
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203 views

custom permalinks do not work: page not found

I am developing my website in local with wamp server and wordpress i am using a w7 OS and running wamp server with apache and my sql. I have a problem with permalinks. So far, i developed the pages ...
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2k views

mod-rewrite exception? keep #hash in matching urls?

Hey guys, My WordPress permalink structure is set to `/%postname%/. When I create a page with a name "FAQs" the permalink generated is "mydomain.com/faqs". When I link to this page in my code ...
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Error message on blog posts only on my local environment [closed]

I copied all my WP files from the server to my local WAMP as a dev-environment. Everything works smoothly except when viewing a blog post. I get a good output of all the ...
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91 views

How to customize sub-URLs in a wordpress website (.htaccess)

I have a regular business website that I built on Wordpress - www.example.com I have a blog page in my website under - www.example.com/blog When viewing a blog post it looks like this: ...
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56 views

Having a custom post slug that clashes with an existing directory

I'm currently transitioning a website from their existing CMS to WordPress. I have a custom post type of 'Episodes', with a URL of myurl.com/episodes/ There is also an existing directory at ...
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Proper way to set up rewrite with Wp

This seems to be modding my .htaccess with every page view. What is the standard way of setting up a rewrite? This is what I have so far: if(!function_exists('some_rewrite')){ add_action( 'init', ...
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103 views

Subdomain redirecting to WP-Login with SSL

Wordpress is installed in the root on my server and i have a subdomain/folder with another application separate from wordpress. When I try to access it via HTTPS: //subdomain/admin it redirects to my ...