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Questions tagged [htaccess]

The hypertext access web server configuration file used for overriding configuration on a per-directory basis.

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.htaccess file not running and internal server error

I am using ubuntu 14.04 and have LAMP environment. I have one of the project in dir /var/www/html/project1 . It can't access the .htaccess file for rewriting url rules. For that i have to change in /...
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Gzip compression on Apache using .htaccess

As per http://gtmetrix.com/enable-gzip-compression.html i'm trying to enable gzip compression on apache webserver adding code mentioned below in .htaccess, but it's not working ; can you please ...
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Proper Apache redirection from http to https

I set up a new virtual host for a new site on my server, but it's acting strangely despite having the exact same settings as my original site. I want all requests to be redirected to HTTPS, simply ...
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Chrome htaccess cache not enabled

When I go to an internal website using Chrome, I have to enter htaccess login credentials. However, in Firefox, when the htaccess login popup appears, the credentials are already filled in (obfuscated ...
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How to Test if site is accessible from certain browser version

using rules in .htaccess I am attempting to block access to sites hosted on my server from traffic using a specific browser version (firefox 27.0). Is there any way to test if I have .htaccess setup ...
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XAMPP Apache error AH01599: Cannot get media type from 'x-httpd-php53'

I'm trying to setup Xampp on a Mac (OSX 10.10.2), its setup and normal PHP runs, however when I try and run a Wordpress site the PHP code doesn't execute, it just prints out in the browser and I keep ...
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In SVN + Apache, how to password protect old revisions?

We have a svn repository, facaded by apache, and protected by (complex) authorizations. At revision 1000, we are migrating lots of folders in that svn to a new structure. We thus adapt the rights to ...
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mod_rewrite path info postfix and per-dir prrefix

There's an issue with .htaccess configuration. I just need the url /category to match the category.php script, but when I try to open this url, there's a 404 error instead. Here's my .htaccess: ...
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.htaccess in root directory

I have an apache webserver (shared hosting) where I have access to /home/user If I place a .htaccess in /home/user it gets applied to all subdirectories. The domain belonging to this has several ...
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How do regular expressions work in htaccess to redirect an IP range

I've been trying to redirect an IP range from one link to another. I can do it for a single 256 address block: RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / RewriteCond %{REMOTE_HOST} ^111\.111\.111\. RewriteCond %{...
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Multiple htpasswd user entries [closed]

Using a Bitnami WordPress instance on AWS and the main issue I'm having is adding multiple users to my htpasswd file and have them authenticate to the site. Command : sudo apache2/bin/htpasswd apps/...
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Show The Same Content For Different URL Strings

I am trying to set up a system where for one of my directories, "example.com/folder/", if a user types in ".../folder/?(RANDOM STRING)", it will display the content for ".../folder/" but keep ".../...
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How do I block a host by ASN? Example - AS16276

There are a handful of especially toxic hosts out there. There is no reason we need to allow any of their IP's access to our servers. Is there a way we can block them using their ASN or other global ...
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Using .htaccess with IIS

It is necessary for me to make it possible for .htaccess files to be usable with IIS. Is there a way for this to be done? I know that on its own, IIS is not capable of handling this, but could I ...
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htaccess redirect to port

I need to redirect subdomain.example.com -> subdomain.example.com:32400/web My current htaccess is: Options -MultiViews +FollowSymLinks RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^subdomain.example....
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What is wrong with my .htaccess 404 error

I have created .htaccess under my public_html folder and it is like this: ErrorDocument 404 /404.php if I type mydomain.com/random it shows the 404 error, however if I add anything else, like ...
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htaccess password dialog shown on home route

I created a droplet that has Wordpress installed on Digital Ocean. When I visit the homepage "/", I am required to input the .htaccess credentials in a dialog that shows up. I noticed this statement ...
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webserver serve file request with delay (htaccess)

I'm trying to figure out if it is possible to configure a webserver so that requests for files will be served with a delay. So for example if i were to serve this file http://www.example.url/picture....
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Keeping Firefox from adding “.html” to url

I've been messing with .htaccess for a while, and have the following rule: RewriteRule ^(mypage|myotherpage)/?$ main.php?p=$1 [L,QSA] If I enter http://mydomain.com/mypage/, it displays main.php as ...
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Add a Trailing Slash to Single Url

Hi I Want to Add Trailing Slash to (/) only a Single URL The URL I want to add trailing slash is http://niresh12495.com/index.php so it would look like http://niresh12495.com/index.php/ any htaccess ...
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rewrite url in address bar without changing the actual url

Im facing SEO problem with my website cause my urls are with index.php for an example when i try to upload a file the url is like this 1 -http://niresh12495.com/index.php?app=downloads and when i ...
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remove the question mark from url using htaccess

i have tried to remove the index.php from url but the problem is I'm seeing an ugly question mark in the beginning of the url how can i get rid of it This is the code i have used in htaccess ...
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.htaccess Allow access not file by link only

I know that is possible to limit the access to a directory by the allow from ip.ip.ip.ip directive. But I've got a slightly(?) different problem: There is a directory, that contains pdf files only. I ...
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how to redirect a url with port via htaccess

Im Trying to Redirect a Single url like http://tracker.niresh.co:12495/announce to http://tracker.niresh.co/announce.php How can i get it working through htaccess ?
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Unhide all .htaccess files on mac

I am trying to unhide all the .htaccess files in my home folder. Below I've pasted what I'm using now, but it isn't working. find ~/ -iname ".htaccess" | xargs chflags nohidden "{}" Anyone knows why ...
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why Safari always GET status 200, never 304 for my .swf file?

I serve a Flash app as a .swf file (with HTML wrapper file), and Safari always retrieves with GET status = 200, never 304. Thus, Safari never uses cache for this file and downloads it each time (it's ...
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MAMP .htaccess file not working

I'm looking for a while now how to enable .htaccess files in MAMP 2.1.2 I have the following settings: httpd.conf LoadModule rewrite_module modules/mod_rewrite.so ... # # DocumentRoot: The ...
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Redirect with .htacess - URL with regex to URL

I have a temporary need to redirect some installer files on my web site. The redirects that are working now look something like this: Redirect 302 /installer_1.0.0.zip http://www.example.com/download/...
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.htaccess not working with SVN

I've got SVN setup on my home server, I'm trying to get htaccess working so I can password protect the /var/www/html/svn/repos folder where all my code is kept. The subversion.conf file looks like ...
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How to send an alert when a user logs in via .htaccess?

We have vendors working remotely on our server and would like to know when they are accessing the development. It is accessible behind a username/password provided by .htaccess. How could I detect ...
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How to choose php version in .htaccess

I would like to install my PHP web application on a service that has two PHP versions, 4 and 5. I need PHP5, and I don't have access to httpd.conf due to server restrictions. How can I tell the Apache ...
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Restrict page access only to servers

I am running a cron job to excecute a file that should be accessed only by the server not others.my website is hosted by webhosting company and I have access to cpanel.. What should be done? I ...
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mod_deflate - possible to compress 1k or higher only? cache?

Is there a way to tell mod_deflate in .htaccess to only compress files if they are at least 1kb? Also, can it cache compression results? Once it compresses a file, I want it to use that again instead ...
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mod-rewrite rule not working properly for files in sub directories

I'm using the following rewrite url to get prettier urls: RewriteRule (\d+)/(.+) $2?companyId=$1 [NC,L,B,QSA,NE] The url /invoices.php?companyId=123 can for example be expressed as /123/invoices....
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HTACCESS - Server 404 for “deny from” instead of 403

Is there a way to server 404 instead of 403 when matched with "deny from"? For example: <Files *> order deny,allow deny from 127.0.0.1 </Files> This will normally server a 403. But I ...
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HTACCESS / ErrorDocument - How to serve 410 instead of 403 [duplicate]

Can anyone please tell me how to server 410 instead of 403 (without serving any html page in 403)? Like instead of: ErrorDocument 403 /403.html we need something like this: ErrorDocument 403:410 ...
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.htaccess and .htpasswd throwing 500 internal server error

I've created a .htaccess and a .htpasswd file, both using my hosting's tool, uploaded them, and I get an error when I try to view the directory. Why? my .htaccess file: AuthName "Restricted Area" ...
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Enable .htaccess on ubuntu server

I am looking to enable .htaccess in my Ubuntu server, I have ssh access and have attempted: sudo nano /etc/apache2/sites-available/default and changing AllowOverride from none to all under directory /...
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Forwarding of root URL only?

I have a domain and I would like and visits to the root of the domain only to be forwarded. For example: www.domain.com -> www.domain.com/holding However www.domain.com/home www.domain.com/index....
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Allow other instances of files that is globally blocked in htaccess?

I am using the following command inside home/ to block all access to wp_login.php <Files wp-login.php> order deny,allow deny from all </Files> How can I allow certain instances of ...
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Apache rewrite downside?

Say I have my website stored on domain.com/mysite I add a rule in .htaccess to rewrite the URL to domain.com Is there any downside to storing the site in a subfolder and rewriting the URL like this? ...
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How can I prevent dead podcast links on our server being crawled by iTunes

Our work server was previously used to host a popular podcast link. The podcast is removed from iTunes but users are still trying to access the podcast link on our server. The user-agent strings in ...
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Allow access from internal files, but denying access externally

I am trying to figure out how to deny access of a font on a website from external access. This means the user should be denied if they point their browser to the url While still allowing the css url(...
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htaccess rename mp3 on the fly

I want all mp3 files residing on my server to have "-xxx" added at the end of the filename when a user downloads them. Example: file on the server: file.mp3 when user downloads: file-xxx.mp3 I've ...
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Redirect invalid paths using .htaccess (e.g. “home.php/xyz”)

I am running Apache 2.4.2 on my local server. My website's .htaccess file is as follows: DirectoryIndex home.php Options -Indexes ErrorDocument 404 /404.php This works great at displaying an HTTP ...
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How can I create a filter defining which invisible files to un-hide?

I want to expose .htaccess is the OSX GUI UI, but not other files that should be "invisible." Any ideas?
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301 redirect with special characters

Trying to do a redirect like: Redirect 301 /blog/tag/blog/alarmforce%20videorelay http://www.mysite.com/blog/tags/tag/alarmforce-videorelay I guess the space is causing the issue. I've tried ...
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Allow access to url with htaccess

I block my entire development site and just provide exclusions for certain IPs. Such as: RewriteCond %{REMOTE_HOST} !123\.34\.12\.123 My IP changes all the time and I have DynDNS so I thought ...
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.htaccess Not Working as Expected [closed]

I have a hosted account not linked to any domain at /~me. In this home directory I have a .htaccess file: Options +FollowSymlinks RewriteEngine on RewriteRule 123.html cgi-bin/example.php [nc] ...
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Multiple .htaccess auth sources

I'm attempting to use LDAP authentication alongside regular .htpasswd authentication, i.e., a user may use a valid LDAP user/pass OR one of the user/passes in .htaccess. The LDAP login is working ...