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The cpanel way of creating custom error pages is very unfriendly & restrictive.

I've created some custom error pages with images for my website without using the cpanel way.

How & where can I upload them to in my public_html folder, together with the images?

How should the html pages be named for this purpose?



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I can't answer your question directly, but I got round the problem by creating the file in cpanel, which saved it by default in my public_html folder - I then just edited the file externally (dreamweaver in my case) and everything worked happily :D



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Andy's suggestion is good too. I don't recall if the .htaccess file has to be created or not though I don't think so. I should also mention that the .htaccess file is not visible using FTP clients but you should find it in your File Manager.


- ty

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Which is a better technique?


.htaccess or the cpanel method with re-edit?


Alas, I manage to create a .htaccess file & got the custom errror pages up & running.


For the .htaccess technique, I learn that the following must be added to avoid exposing the .htaccess file.


<Files .htaccess>

order allow,deny

deny from all


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