Creating .htaccess file in hPanel

To create an .htaccess file, all you need to do is go to Hosting → Manage → File Manager:

Open the needed directory. If you want the rules in the file to apply to the whole website, you need to open public_html.

Then click on New File icon:

Input .htaccess (make sure the dot is added at the beginning) and click on Create:

Creating .htaccess file in cPanel

To create an .htaccess file, all you need to do is open your cPanel account and select the File Manager:

Open the needed directory. If you want the rules in the file to apply to the whole website, you need to open public_html.

Then click on + File icon:

Input “.htaccess” (make sure the dot is added at the beginning) and click on Create:

In case you don’t see .htaccess on your public_html, try enabling hidden files.

Congratulations, your .htaccess file is created, you can now edit it 😊

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