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XF 1.5 need help with htaccess

can anyone show me how to allow access to a folder below is my htaccess

# Mod_security can interfere with uploading of content such as attachments. If you

# cannot attach files, remove the "#" from the lines below.

#<IfModule mod_security.c>

# SecFilterEngine Off

# SecFilterScanPOST Off


ErrorDocument 401 default

ErrorDocument 403 default

ErrorDocument 404 default

ErrorDocument 405 default

ErrorDocument 406 default

ErrorDocument 500 default

ErrorDocument 501 default

ErrorDocument 503 default

<IfModule mod_rewrite.c>

RewriteEngine On

# If you are having problems with the rewrite rules, remove the "#" from the

# line that begins "RewriteBase" below. You will also have to change the path

# of the rewrite to reflect the path to your XenForo installation.

#RewriteBase /xenforo

# This line may be needed to enable WebDAV editing with PHP as a CGI.

#RewriteRule .* - [E=HTTP_AUTHORIZATION:%{HTTP:Authorization}]

RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} -f [OR]

RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} -l [OR]

RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} -d

RewriteRule ^.*$ - [NC,L]

RewriteRule ^(data/|js/|styles/|install/|favicon\.ico|crossdomain\.xml|robots\.txt|) - [NC,L]

RewriteRule ^.*$ index.php [NC,L]



XenForo moderator
Staff member
I don't know how your server is configured.

It might be best to contact your host if you don't know how to allow access to the directory.


XenForo developer
Staff member
Based on that saying it's Nginx, .htaccess won't have any involvement, so any changes there won't help.