This article walks you through the process of modifying the Weebly .htaccess file. An .htaccess file is usually accessible via an SFTP / FTP client like FileZilla, Transmit, or Cyberduck. As it’s known, Weebly does not allow FTP / SFTP access thus, no access to .htaccess file.

How to Edit Weebly .htaccess file

However, there’s a little workaround that we’ve found for Pro Weebly users. What you can do to edit the .htacess file is to export your Weebly site. Once done, you’ll find the file in question with the rest of the downloaded files. You may then edit the htacces file as needed, then import the website. You may need to mess around a bit it wasn’t a straightforward operation as I recall. There’s unfortunately no workaround for the free Weebly version.

We hope this article helped you learn how to edit Weebly htaccess file. You may also want to see our guide on how to stop search engines from crawling a Weebly site.

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