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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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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Allow arbitrary text after page URL

I'm trying to add a page that is able to display different information from a database based on the URL. http://example.com/page/ retrieves the page. I want ...
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301 redirect not working through .htaccess

I found this little trick http://css-tricks.com/snippets/htaccess/301-redirects/ to redirect my old Wordpress domain to my new domain with the path included. I run a test on my local copy and ...
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Wordpress multisite subdirectory redirect infinite loop issue

Any time I create a new site on my multisite install, I get an infinite loop redirect when navigating to that site's admin. I'm using the default htaccess supplied by WP for my subdirectory install. ...
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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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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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multisite 404 error for subdirectory

I am attempting to create a multisite as a subdirectory and I have followed the network instructions to the 'T'. The multisite seems to be set up correctly, the .htaccess and wp-config.php files seem ...
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Need help rebuilding lost htaccess file

I originally posted this on Stack Overflow (7 months ago). I didn't receive any answers and was not in a position to pursue it further. As of now I am working on resolving this, and would greatly ...
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Redirect non-www to www with file links [closed]

My website is using WordPress 4.1.1, multisite, subdomain install. I've changed it from non-www to www successfully after updating the database ( ...
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View file but prevent from DIRECT URL ACCESS?

wordpress root folder .htaccess RewriteEngine on RewriteCond %{HTTP_REFERER} !^http://(www\.)?SOMEIP [NC] RewriteCond %{HTTP_REFERER} !^http://(www\.)?SOMEIP.*$ [NC] RewriteRule \.(pdf)$ denied.php ...
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Wordpress Page Not Found if Permalink Settings is Postname

Uploaded code on staging server. in localhost everything is working well but on staging I can login to admin pabel but can not see any page on frontend. When any page is accessed it says The requested ...
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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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404 Page not found error - what messed up the permalinks?

Today I encountered an interesting problem on one of my WP blogs. Everything was working fine, until URL broke. The main page was loading correctly, as well as the admin dashboard. The problem was ...
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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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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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Custom url structure - pages under a custom post type

I'm struggling with the structure of my Wordpress site and I was hoping you might be able to give me some advice. The site is for a series of events and the structure is as follows: Gateway ...
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ReDirect subfolder link to another sub-folder and force SSL

My wordpress is installed in a subfolder, for example: test, so my urls look like http://example.com/test/product/buy-product-a/ etc.. Now I have installed another wordpress in subfolder, for ...
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How to remove admin.php?page= from admin using .htaccess?

I've been looking for this everywhere, and can't find it - so I apologize if it is a duplicate question. I can't believe it hasn't been asked before... So please direct me if it has :) I'm looking ...
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Custom Taxonomy/Post Type permalink rewrite

I am trying to rewrite my permalinks to make them flow better, but the permalinks keep throwing a 404 not found. Original permalink structure: example.com/video/chapter1 Re-written permalink ...
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Custom url for a single page

Created a page and the link is like the following http://www.demo.com/?page_id=1081 need to be like the following http://www.demo.com/phones I need this structure only for this page .So i don't ...
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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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462 views

Simple seo-friendly custom $_GET url rewrite with htaccess

I have this url: http://sitename.com/?game=runescape Is it possible to modify the htaccess file or rewrite the url via Wordpress to become like this: http://sitename.com/game/runescape
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Cannot access subdirectory subpages

I am working on a wordpress site for a client, who has a 2nd install in a subdirectory. When I try to view a subpage on the 2nd install (domain.com/folder/subpage) I get the root directory install's ...
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add_rewrite_rule to remove /category/ from permalink

Hi I have many permalinks across my site that looks like this: http://www.mysite.com.com/market/category/slug/slug/slug/ http://www.mysite.com.com/market/category/slug/slug/ and would like to hide ...
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Getting a 500 internal server error ONLY on wp-admin/options-permalink.php

I have access to the admin panel, and everything works fine. I can click settings->reading and change anything I want to. But if I click settings->permalinks I get a 500 internal server error. Here's ...
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Block Logged-Out User Access to Directory Outside of WordPress using .htaccess and PHP file

I have successfully blocked access to a folder directory outside of WordPress based on user cookies using the following code in the .htaccess file: # BEGIN WordPress <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> ...
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When using number in url it is redircting to same page but when using character it redirects to 404

I have a website e.g abc.com in wordpress, when I enter any url like abc.com/blog/1232132 then it is redirecting to the same url and showing the content of abc.com/blog but when I am using urls like ...
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Protect wp-admin folder with .htaccess get 500 internal server error

I want to protect the wp-admin folder with .htaccess and .htpasswd, but if i enter the username and password i get 500 internal server error. The .htaccess file is located in /wp-admin/ folder. The ...
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Fully mask *all* traces of WordPress installation subdirectory?

As can be seen in this dem0site.net (which has been installed to its own subdirectory (public_html/wp-org-01/), I have successfully followed the Codex instructions for "giving WordPress its own ...
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Custom rewrite rules are sending everything to index.php

I'm creating a site where users work together on teams to create films. Currently, I'm setting up an edit page on the front end for team managers. I've just got a simple isset() check on a query var ...
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How can I remove subdirectory folder from wp-admin urls?

I have the following root file structure: |-- composer.json |-- composer.lock |-- index.html |-- index.php |-- vendor | |-- autoload.php | |-- composer | `-- fancyguy |-- wp | |-- index.php | ...
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How to remove category from wordpress url?

I am new to wordpress so i am facing a problem in removing /category/ from wordpress URL http://domain/category/category-name So i would like to know how to remove /category/ from the url. I have ...
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mod_rewrite doesn't work as I want even with JSON API Plugin disabled

I've been asked to upgrade the codebase of a Wordpress website, which exposes a small set of APIs using JSON API plugin. The Wordpress installation is not in the root, but in a secondary folder: ...
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883 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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Wordpress On subfolder

We are running WordPress and CodeIgniter in the same domain, separated by subfolders. We know it's not the best practice, but CodeIgniter will be a temporary thing until we fully move to WordPress. I ...
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288 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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Need to edit htaccess while moving on Wordpress

I am moving my site from another CMS to WordPress. I currently have this .htaccess # BEGIN WordPress <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine On RewriteBase /atoponwp/ RewriteRule ^index\.php$ - ...
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xammp server permalink by postname not working

I am able to access main page on localhost but not able to access page that I have added it display 404 error. my question is same as : ...
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66 views

how to rewrite folder name in url to another name

I am wondering wether it's possible to use Apaches .htaccess to rewrite a folder name - using a WordPress function. Lets say I have a url like: http://example.com/folder1/folder2/page.php Now I ...
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65 views

How to redirect all pages of a blog to a new blog

I have two wordpress blogs integrated with two different websites. Both websites have the following structure. www.mysite.com -root -index.html -about.html -blog (folder which contains ...
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111 views

Unable to access WP admin

I cannot access admin via: http://example.com/admin or http://example.com/wp-admin Fatal error: Class 'ObjectModel' not found in ...
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Uploading high ress images: image data does not exist

I have a reason to let users upload High Ress images. My hostingcompany doesn't allow me to upload more then 8MB. To be able to upload more MB's I did the following: I created a php.ini file and ...
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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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Admin-Ajax.php, SSL, Non-SSL

I have a WordPress site behind a reverse proxy. The site is over http, except the wp-admin area, which is under https. We don't have BasicAuth or anything running on top of the admin area. One of our ...
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Adding a hash to a url in .htaccess

I am using a js hash listener to display a modal window if the /hash matches the id of the element. /brands/type/#name-of-product Works fine. However, default WP behavior will match any ...
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Edit or Remove Plugin .htaccess Using The Admin Panel

I am looking for a way to edit or reset the .htaccess file for a wordpress site without access to the filesystem, working only with the wp-admin web interface and/or plugins* (see below for the back ...
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WordPress Example Code for Blocking Referrer Spam

While looking for a way to block semalt I found this code block in the Codex: SetEnvIfNoCase Via evil-spam-proxy spammer=yes SetEnvIfNoCase Referer evil-spam-domain.com spammer=yes SetEnvIfNoCase ...
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How do I skip wordpress's 404 handling and redirect all 404 errors for static files to 404.html?

How do I skip wordpress's 404 handling and redirect all 404 errors for static files to 404.html? I read and it seems its not possible when using permalinks? The objective is to reduce the server ...
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56 views

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 ...