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WordPress Password Protection and mod_rewrite error

  I have added the following to my .htaccess file (password protected) to limit the access to wordpress login pages.   ErrorDocument 401 “Unauthorized Access” ErrorDocument 403 “Forbidden” <FilesMatch “wp-login.php”> AuthName “Authorized Only” AuthType Basic AuthUserFile /home/user/.htpasswd require valid-user </FilesMatch>   But after the change, the page won’t load, it gave out a infinite loop More

force https 301 redirect using htaccess

  To force your website with SSL using htaccess and mod_rewrite, use the following rule in the website’s .htaccess. RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^yourwebsite\.com [NC] RewriteCond %{SERVER_PORT} 80 RewriteRule ^(.*)$$1 [R=301,L] If it’s a subdomain, use this. RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{SERVER_PORT} 80 RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} sub RewriteRule ^(.*)$$1 [R=301,L] Note: Replace with the More

Password protect directory or folder in wordpress installed directory

How to password protect a directory or files within WordPress installed directory? To do this, you need to create a file named 401.html and edit the .htaccess file in the password protected directory. Create the 401.html file in a separate directory (or in root directory) than the password protected directory. In this case I created More

access a folder/directory in wordpress

Suppose you have installed wordpress in root directory of your account. There is a folder/directory, say docs in the same (root) directory. You will not be able to access this folder like url. The wordpress will redirect to a 404 page instead. To override the wordpress rewrite rules, add the following line to .htaccess More

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