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Meshach says

Hi guys.

I was wondering if it’s possible to use .htaccess to make a folder appear to be in the root of the document?

Example:

Accessing http://example.com/somefolder

looks like this in the browser:

http://example.com/

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incrediblebytes says

Try this

Options +FollowSymLinks

RewriteEngine On

RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f

RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-d

RewriteRule ^somefolder$ http://www.example.com [NC]

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BulkyCranium says

Here is a quick primer of some stuff that can be done with htaccess.

http://usertools.plus.net/tutorials/id/5

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Meshach says

Thanks for the help, just what I was looking for. :)

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