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I think I know the best way to proceed doing this but just want to get some reassuring thumbs up before going ahead.

Basically I want to move a .co.uk domain to the same name but .com

The site runs on a plesk ubuntu VPS, that lets you change the names of existing domains you have configured, something I was surprised to see it lets you do but it does.

So I plan to rename the domain I have setup from .co.uk to .com and then create a new 2nd domain on the VPS for the .co.uk. On this I would not need a copy of the WP site, just a blank site in effect with an htaccess that is setup as follows

Redirect 301 / http://newsite.com/

Would this command would redirect deep links like for like and are my other assumptions all correct ?

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No, you'd want a rewrite rule that captures & redirects the request:

RewriteEngine On
RewriteBase /
RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http://example.com/$1 [R=301,L]
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