Please whitelist cPanel in your adblocker so that you’re able to see our version release promotions, thanks!

The Community Forums

Interact with an entire community of cPanel & WHM users!

Question about Removing Front Page Extensions

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by KC-Bill, Dec 14, 2014.

  1. KC-Bill

    KC-Bill Member

    Joined:
    Nov 12, 2008
    Messages:
    11
    Likes Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    53
    cPanel Access Level:
    Root Administrator
    Are there any negative consequences to removing Frontpage Extensions? Like for instance, I read somewhere that removal of them removes all .htaccess files, which would affect redirects I have set up. I have never used Frontpage so I'm not worried about that breaking, but I'm wondering specifically what other things like (but not limited to) .htaccess files may break after the removal of these extensions.
     
  2. CCSupport

    CCSupport Member

    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2014
    Messages:
    17
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    1
    cPanel Access Level:
    Root Administrator
    I removed FrontPage Extensions just the other day on our main cPanel server. .htaccess files are still working fine. Didn't seem to break anything....well saying that we are having issues with SSL.....hmmmmm....
     
  3. cPanelMichael

    cPanelMichael Technical Support Community Manager
    Staff Member

    Joined:
    Apr 11, 2011
    Messages:
    45,532
    Likes Received:
    1,966
    Trophy Points:
    363
    cPanel Access Level:
    Root Administrator
    Twitter:
    Hello :)

    Your .htaccess files are not removed, but entries within them associated with FrontPage extensions are removed. Removing FrontPage Extensions does not alter additional content or services.

    Thank you.
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
Loading...

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice