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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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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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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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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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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791 views

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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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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662 views

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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.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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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63 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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After move to new host, site works but login fails

I moved a wordpress installation I "inherited" to a new host without too much issue. The folder structure remained identical, and once I changed the db connection information, the website displays ...
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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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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 ...