[TYPO3-english] HTTP404 - The webpage cannot be found error

Philipp Gampe typo3.lists at philippgampe.info
Thu Mar 22 11:48:59 CET 2012

Hi Ahmad,

Ahmad Zamri Zahidin wrote:

>  I found quite a few of the .htaccess files in c:\typo3\ subdirectories.

Only the one on top level is relevant in this case. So it must be the same 
level where the following files and folders are:


Notice the _.htaccess. This file has to be renamed to .htaccess in order to 

>  I am a bit loss at the moment. Sorry for asking you silly questions. Is
>  there any kind of Typo3 installation/setup I have to do before begin
>  creating/editing webpage?

Not really, but if you want to use certain features, you have to make sure 
that all requirements are meet.
For the extensions realurl to work, you must have query rewriting properly 
set up. The easiest way is to rename the file like said above.

Other extensions have other dependencies, you must read the manual shipped 
with (most) extensions.

Best regards
Philipp Gampe – PGP-Key 0AD96065 – TYPO3 UG Bonn/Köln – linkvalidator

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