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    Junior Member Mad Cow Web's Avatar
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    Hi all,

    Whats the trick to do this? i.e. I would rather tell people to goto instead of

    I know it seems a easy one but I cant find the answer anywhere
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    Member Victor's Avatar
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    You have to use ModRewrite for this in your .htaccess file.

    But why do you want to get rid of .htm or .html?

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    Junior Member Gamini's Avatar
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    The way I would do this is to find out from the system admin what the default page name loaded. In most cases it is index.htm or index.html

    Then create a directory named aboutme, so the full url would be http;// when the visitor enters the directory the page with the default name will be loaded.

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    Unpaid WDF Intern TheGAME1264's Avatar
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    For those on Windows NT, a custom 404 will accomplish the same purpose. is a great tutorial to get you started on such a monster in ASP. We've used it quite a few times and it's always boosted traffic to our websites.
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