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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WordPress + Magento .htaccess ReWriteRule Issue (www vs. non-www)

I have an issue I've been facing for a bit now. Moved away from it, but now I'm back and just have no idea after trying to find a solution online. It seems individuals have faced similar issues, but ...
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Dissolve Multisite while making site #5 the main site?

I have a very unique situation, I was also unable to find a solution, but perhaps someone else has experienced something like this before. A client of mine has a multisite set up, however they now ...
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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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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 to protect specific uploaded files from being accessed by non-logged-in users in WP-multisite

I have a question that I thought the below thread would provide the answer to, but things in WP have changed so it doesn't quite do it, although it helped my understanding of things. How to protect ...
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404 not found error on WordPress local host

I'm doing some work on a live WordPress site, and before making changes wanted to create a local copy of the site to use. I've gone ahead and done that, (using BackUpBuddy) but I am getting this ...
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create virtual subdomains for a bunch of urls on a site via .htaccess

I need to be able to create subdomains for a bunch of urls on a site, from: domain.ca/communities/city/nw/neighbourhood/ to: neighbourhood.domain.ca There are a couple of things that change in the ...
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URL for images folder on Multisite

I am developing a theme locally on a local multisite installation and trying to change the default gravitar with the following function: function custom_gravitar ($avatar_defaults) { $myavatar = ...
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Accessing Subdirectories in WordPress Install

I have scripts that are in a subdirectory of my WordPress install folder. They are on the same level as the /wp-content/ and /wp-admin/ folders. I'm running them as form processing but I've got the ...
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Is there a directory my plugin can write files to that cannot be viewed via the browser/url?

I want to restrict access to some files uploaded via the admin interface but I cannot rely on the ability to use .htaccess (could be turned off, or they might be using a non-apache web server). I ...
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Static raw HTML page

On the server there is a static HTML page example.html in my root folder of the WordPress install. Now when a user types www.example.com/example.html I want WordPress to be smart and bypass all normal ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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One post on my website is going to a 404 page

So I ran into an incredibly odd and frustrating problem today. As the title says, as of today one of the posts on the website is going to a 404 page. This is the ONLY post that goes to a 404 page. ...
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WordPress Not Using Template Files After Permalink Update

I have a really weird issue that just occurred on a client site. I updated the permalink structure from /%category%/%postname%/ to /%postname%/ and suddenly my pages don't respect templates and are ...
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Customise particular RSS permalink

From my old static website, I want to preserve some URLs like the RSS Feed one. My feed URL is http://traduction.bainslesbains.com/actualite-russe.xml and I want to redirect it to the category feed ...
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Canonical Resource URLs Across a Multisite Network 2012?

This question was asked back in 2010 @ Outputting Canonical Resource URLs Across a Multisite Network? WordPress MU Domain Mapping @ Wordpress.org Since many things have changed since then, I was ...
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htaccess rewrite, adding segment to url

Im not that good with htaccess files & regexes, and i'm trying to add a segment to a certain url. I'm building a website for a festival and we have a comon structure for the artists being: line-up ...
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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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Cannot use Network Admin (Dashboard) on Multi-site after 301 www redirect

I have recently added the 301 redirect non-WWW to WWW on .htaccess for my current running blog multisite (Wordpress blog resides under "mysite.com/home/" directory), they seem to work fine after all ...
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Struggling with add_rewrite_rule

I've read this: Wordpress redirection to get url friendly That led me to this: 1) wp.tutsplus.com/tutorials/creative-coding/the-rewrite-api-the-basics/ 2) ...
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I have a page using a pretty url and a mod_rewrite rule matching it. I expected it to give an error but it's working. Why?

this may seem like a weird question but I have something working and I don't understand how. I have moved my wordpress install to a subdirectory and am using the .htaccess file to redirect anything ...
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How do I setup htaccess for 301 redirects, post Joomla to Wordpress migration?

I've almost completed the tedious task of migrating a relatively complex Joomla site over to Wordpress. The (more or less) final stage I am wishing to figure out is the 301 redirections. I've spent ...
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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 ...
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URL masking of subdomain to main domain using .htaccess

I am facing with the following technical challenge : We have a main website running on wordpress with content in local language (Greek) on the domain www.adomain.gr We want to set up a second website ...
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How to properly force https and www on multisite

I have a wordpress multisite in network mode via wp multi network plugin. I've been trying to use .htaccess rules to force all urls to be https://www. eg: https://domain.com to ...
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Wordpress Apache Redirect URL to another .htaccess

Hi I renamed the site Permalink: http://www.adress.com/tutorial/faq/ to Permalink: http://www.adress.com/tutorial/start/ in the Wordpress Edit Page Menu. Now the URL ...
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removing index.php IIS 7.5 webconfig

I would like to remove index.php from my permalink. I am using Codeigniter website. I have passed the requirements to use pretty permalink: -PHP Version 5.4.27 Codeigniter -IIS 7.5 -URL Rewrite 2.0 ...
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.htaccess 301 redirect conflict with plugin “Wordpress Https”

I am using WordPress 4.1.1 and the Avada Theme on one of my websites and just recently decided to go with an SSL certificate. I got everything working with the help of "WordPress Https" plugin until ...
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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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wordpress_logged_in cookie not being recognized in htaccess

On my website, I have a system implemented that requires users to login before viewing any files in the wp-contents/uploads folder, specifically pdf's and doc files only. In order to do this, I have ...
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Custom archive page and htaccess mod_rewrite

I have created custom archive page gumball.php which can handle multiple categories or tags based on URL. For example: xyz.com/categories/gumball.php?categories=category1+category2 will display ...
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All Blog Links Return to Home Page

I have a website that has an HTML home page with a WordPress blog in its own subdirectory. Upon clicking the link to the blog, you are taken from the HTML home page to the WordPress blog, but when you ...
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rewriterule problem

I'm struggling to get a rewrite rule to work: I have a Wordpress 4.0 site sitting in a subfolder of a top domain with a url similar to this: ...
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Add canonical link to http-headers via htaccess for an URL with query, URL without query being the canoncial link

tl;dr: Is it possible to have a RewriteRule which checks for a query ("/?print=pdf"), and adds the URL without this query as canonical link to the http-header of the URL with the query? Long version: ...
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Wordpress multisite htacces domain rule

I have wordpress multisite that has site.com and site.com/ca. How should I write on htaccess that when I type site.ca on browser it would show the site.com/ca?