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How to fix missing .htaccess file via BEZA Control Panel

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(Slideshow length 7 steps)


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In the following 7 step slideshow, you’ll learn how to fix a missing .htaccess file on your website.



How to fix a missing .htaccess file via BEZA Control Panel

(Create new .htaccess file)


Step 1

Login to your BEZA Control Panel.


Step 2

Once you have successfully logged into your BEZA Control Panel, click on FTP Manager.


Step 3

On the File Manager section, click on the Webshell 4 Login button to launch the web browser FTP client.


Step 4

Once Webshell 4 opens up, on the right side panel under settings, place a check-mark on the box next to show hidden files and click the apply button.


Step 5

Next, on the right side panel, click on your website name. For example in this demo, I’ll click on the name which will open up this website files.


Step 6

On the left panel, scroll down the list of files and see if there is a .htaccess file. If the .htaccess file doesn’t exist, lets proceed to the next slide.


Step 7

On the top nav menu, click on the FILE button which will open a new tab.


Step 8

Change the file name from New_File.txt to .htaccess


Step 9

Click on the Save button


Step 10

Click the Close button.


Congratulations, the .htaccess file successfully created

This concludes creating a new .htaccess file under the root website directory. If you need further assistance, please contact our technical support staff who are available 24/7 via phone, live chat or by email.


How to video to fix a missing .htaccess via BEZA Control Panel

In the following how-to video, you’ll learn how to fix a missing .htaccess file on your website.