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How to redirect www URLs to non-www

  • How to redirect www URLs to non-www?
    You can redirect all of the requests for domain to
    By modifying your website's .htaccess file. You have to add the following lines in the
    beginning of the file so that the redirection is properly set up:

    You can copy & paste this test just change the and to you websites name.

    RewriteEngine On
    RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^ [NC]
    RewriteRule ^(.*)$$1 [L,R=301]

    This is what it looks like on my website:

    You can edit the .htaccess file using the File Manager in cPanel or download and edit using a FTP like FileZilla or Ipswitch.
    If you download and edit you can use any text editor like notepad, notepad++...

    It's a good idea to keep the original file just in case so save a copy of the original. :)
    Download and edit and before you upload the edited version rename the original something like this htaccess-12-30-2018.

    From now on, when someone accesses your website that visitor will be redirected to automatically.

    Any questions as always just ask.
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    This post was edited by beast-usa (Admin) at December 31, 2018 12:45 AM PST
      December 30, 2018 1:30 PM PST