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|Redirect one url to another using htaccess how?|
| 4:01 am on Jan 25, 2014 (gmt 0)|
I have a url named as following:
I want all users who go to the url above be directed to the following url:
Should I use htaccess to do this? if so, how?
Or should I use the CMS to do the redirect?
Sorry if this is the wrong forum.
Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.
| 6:47 am on Jan 25, 2014 (gmt 0)|
|Or should I use the CMS to do the redirect? |
"the CMS" = an existing CMS that your site already uses? Has it got a plugin or control panel or other doodad that creates redirects for you? If so, you may as well use it.
The alternative is to fine-tune the htaccess that your CMS has already created, and put in new rules by hand. This is a better approach in the long term-- but it's also scarier and more work :)
This is pretty certainly the wrong forum to ask. But so far we don't know whether the right forum is Apache or Content Management, so let's wait and find out.
| 6:49 am on Jan 25, 2014 (gmt 0)|
The CMS is drupal Lucy
| 11:23 am on Jan 25, 2014 (gmt 0)|
:: wandering off in search of a moderator ::
I don't speak drupal, but I know who does ;) You've got mountains of plugins and addons and control panels and customization options, right?
| 11:26 pm on Jan 25, 2014 (gmt 0)|
If it;s just this one URL, add one RewriteRule near the beginning of all your htaccess rules and you're done.
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