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.htaccess notes

Some sites and folders in the K-State CMS contain a file named .htaccess. This file enables web publishers to:

Be very careful when editing the .htaccess file. The format of the file is specific, and an error may render the directory unreachable through a web browser. If this happens, reverting or erasing the file may be the quickest way to recover.


The .htaccess file is a standard feature of the Apache web server. Not all directives are enabled on the K-State web publishing system.