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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3 domains, 1 wordpress install, redirecting and changing domains on live site

UPDATED & SIMPLIFIED: I have one Wordpress install at Host #1 with a domain (Domain-A) at Host #2. Domain-A was used for the WP install. I have Domain-B & Domain-C at Host #3. I need ...
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what could cause the htaccess file to be modified?

One of the wordpress sites that I created recently went down with a 500 internal server error. After hours of mind boggling and checking error logs, I found out that the htaccess files present in the ...
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265 views

forward domain name to particular page?

I;ve got a doman alias setup for one of my Wordpress sites and i'm trying to forward that particular domain to a page. The 2 domains are - www.alias.com www.actual.com When people use the ...
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214 views

.htaccess redirect not properly working [ ?utm_source=]

I have a wordperss blog. This blog has two domain names (example1.com and example2.com). In my situation, example1.com redirected to the example2.com. This redirecting work properly. I saw that ...
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WordPress .htaccess to consider blog as directory

I redesigned an old (static) website to WordPress CMS. Now that site is WordPress based with 'blog' as a page displaying all posts. On previous (static) version, they already had a separate WP blog ...
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261 views

Using wp_redirect and .htaccess to re-route searches (and pass along the remaining GET vars)

I'm trying to use wp_redirect() to redirect searches to a format that I have established in .htaccess. Unfortunately, I'm running into some problems doing this. I need to redirect search to a series ...
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110 views

Prevent Wordpress from automatically correcting URLs

I notice that if I type in http://www.example.com/pag I can land on an existing page that has a name like http://www.example.com/page_five. I don't know exactly what causes this, but I want to know if ...
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Add-on domain works in Wordpress but links still lead to subdomain

I know this looks like a common question, and I assure you I've tried a bunch of responses, but none seem to work in my case. I'm a Wordpress noob so I might be making some basic error which I can't ...
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341 views

Restrict download files from not generated Urls

I use a plugin in WPMU that encrypt all downloads urls in wp-content/uploads/ : The downloads can still be accessed if users know the path to the file: e.g. ...
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3 blogs same installation, without WP MU

I've to create 3 blogs (different DOMAINS) on the same wordpress installation (I cannot use WP MU, unfortunately) so I came out with the idea that I could use categories, instead, so... every blog has ...
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Trouble with pretty permailnks buddypress .htaccess custom posttypes

I have a buddypress/bbpress website that also has multiple additional custom post types. After adding each new custom post type I would update permalink settings to correct the 404 not found occuring ...
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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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What is the proper way to use add_rewrite_rule to remove the (question mark)?

I have a page called "People" with a custom template that takes in a variable called name: example.com/people/?name=FirstLast What I want is this: example.com/people/FristLast I know I need to use ...
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Corrupt htaccess after bulk changes

For some reason when I make bulk changes - such as mass edit tags or mass delete posts - my htaccess file becomes corrupt (lines of text disappear) leading to a 500 internal server error. I have a ...
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Can I redirect the http request towards an old folder to the homepage using .htaccess file? [closed]

I am in the following situation: I had an old blog that was made using Joomla (this blog was indexed well enough by search engines). Due to some problems I deleted it and moved the site over to ...
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How to rewrite a URL to another rewritten URL without changing the address?

Just got to the end of a site build and the client is now saying the original site URL's need to stay the same and do not want to do 301 redirects due to loss of link juice. The structure of the site ...
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Issue after changing permalink structure [duplicate]

My old permalink structure is like this: domain.com/POSTNAME/ My new permalink structure was switched to this: domain.com/CATEGORY/POSTNAME/ I need to set up a 301 redirect in htaccess that ...
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Wordpress duplicate content with wp_link_pages [duplicate]

Currently I am using wp_link_pages in my single.php post template using <!--nextpage--> to split a post into multiple pages, but i have a serious problem with google webmaster and duplicate ...
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How to rename index.php to home.php

I rename index.php to home.php and put a flash in index.php. In the flash I make an effect and after it played 5 minutes it redirects to home.php. I put this code: <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> ...
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289 views

Serve apache 404 for missing assets rather then wp 404 template WP_Rewrites

I have a custom 404 page, but dont want serve it for every broken asset that may crop up. Instead I want to just serve the Apache 404 as its much faster. I've found the following htaccess rule that ...
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Url redirection using htacess for my website

my website has some development issues i really need some help When someone types www.mysite.com/mysite.com/mysite.com/anypagename.php a page opens up which shows data of the original page but ...
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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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Rewrite vs Redirect from ?p={ID}

WordPress does a 301 from http://example.com/?p=100 to http://example.com/post-title/, but I thought a URL rewrite was different from a redirect and therefore this wouldn't result in a 301. Can ...
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multisite htaccess 301 redirects

I've got a multisite sub-domain install with 3 sites on it. 2 of the sites use domain mapping. The main site (id=1) requires several 301's that are old pages from a previous structure such as: ...
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Where to put W3 Total Cache rewrite rules in .htaccess?

Should I put them in the following order or the order doesn't matter at all? # BEGIN W3TC Browser Cache # END W3TC Browser Cache # BEGIN W3TC Page Cache core # END W3TC Page Cache core # WordPress ...
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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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W3 Total Cache CSS & JS files GZip issues

Having checked my site with google page speed and gzipwtf.com I have noticed that my css and js files are not getting compressed (although html is). Have tried unchecking " Prevent caching of objects ...
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954 views

custom permlink .htaccess file 404 Not Found error

i read alot of atricles taking about this but i could fix my problem yet .. i want to make the permlink custom /%category%/%postname% and i searched for the .htaccess in the wordpress files and ...
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Wrong page displays as home page

My website www.makowerarchitects.com loads up 'something' (for lack of a better word), whereas the correct Home page that needs to show upon visiting the site shows under ...
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Help with multisite redirect issues using Cherokee OR solid nginx config?

A little background: We've decided to abandon Apache because it can't keep up with the demand we're putting on it. We have a cron script that will create a new post about once every 3 or 4 seconds ...
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195 views

ow to change cutsom page url of wordpress site using htaccess

i need help in httaccess rewrite of a wordpress site. i have url like below http://thewhiterabbit.dk/beta/steder-detail/?id=floos i want it to be like ...
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Passing parameters to a custom page template using clean urls

I am now passing parameters to a custom template in the following format www.example.com/?pageid=12&rid=24&title=this-is-the-title I have created two tables . So I need to fetch data and ...
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An other permalink problem - 404 Error

I know there are already a lots of post about this question, but not a single one helped me to solve this issue. I moved my page to an other server and afterwards I was facing the problem that the ...
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WP Super Cache unable to locate cache file for only the homepage

I have WP Super Cache working perfectly on all pages of my blog except for the homepage. I'm using the PHP caching method (mod-rewrite is not compatible with my specific configuration with suPHP). ...
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Remove .htaccess portion upon plugin deactivation?

I have a plugin that inserts some rewrite rule in the .htaccess file. However, upon deactivating it, doesn't remove said rule. The rule is nested in # BEGIN My plugin and # END My plugin. I want to ...
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Permalinks in Multisite not working

I'm using a subdomain multisite and I receive a 404 when trying to visit posts. The main domain works, but the permalinks aren't working. When I use the default permalinks, they work, but when I use ...
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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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mod_rewrite loop, redirecting http to https on certain section of wordpress blog

I'm trying to rewrite 3 sections of a wordpress site to https if they are accessed over http: /cart/ /my-account/ /checkout/ As well as these rewrite's worpress has added a rewrite to remove ...
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545 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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Use .htaccess to redirect homepage to its permalink

How can I get WordPress to preserve my permalink that I have set for the homepage? I would like the homepage's URL to be www.example.com/homepage-title, not www.example.com. Its permalink is already ...
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639 views

Wordpress multisite htaccess

I set up Wordpress as a multisite and as part of the steps, it gave some instruction to update and replace the .htaccess file. Wordpress instructed me to replace the htaccess with this: ...
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subdirectory install breaking existing links

I've had this issue several times now. While building a site, including some content, I keep wordpress in a subdirectory (say, /wordpress/). When putting it live, I move/copy 3 files out of the dir ...
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Can't Access Subdirectory

I've moved my blog from http://leghumped.com/blog to http://leghumped.com/ and now I can't access my /images directory. I've tried every combination of rules from trawling for people with the same ...
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Error uploading files bigger than 58 MB

For uploading files bigger than 58meg I get HTTP error. or IO error when using media uploader or 500 Internal Server Error when using browser uploader in WordPress v3.5.1 Multisite . It seems to get ...
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Is Wordpress API visible from PHP file called in htaccess

I'm trying to add some rewriterules in the .htaccess file to deal with hotlinked images - specifically I want to add the URL from the post where the image appeared to the header location information ...
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Old blog/ and blog/feed/ URLs not working after moving blog to top-level via .htaccess

For a long time I served my blog from http://www.murrayc.com/blog/, with the wordpress installation in /home/murrayc/murrayc.com/blog/. Now I've moved it to http://www.murrayc.com/, without moving the ...
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Add rewrite rule in plugin: with .htaccess in plugin folder or using WordPress functions

I need add a rewrite rule in my plugin, and distribute it with my code. All works fine if I put the rule in the .htaccess in the WordPress root folder, but I need distribute the plugin with my rule. ...
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WP & Server Speed [Teacher Question]

I'm a teacher and have used multisite WP for two years now as a resource for completing assignments. This spring semester, I have the most students that I've had on my site (30). Prior to this ...
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Custom post types archive redirect

I had a custom post type with slug as (sometext) which I changed to (someothertext) And it works great So for example : my posts with urls like http://localhost/sometext/innerposts gets ...
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Members area with externally-managed htaccess / htpasswd authentication?

I am looking at the feasibility of converting a client's site from countless hand-built web pages to a WordPress installation. The challenge is that we have a free area and a members-only area. The ...