Remove .PHP Extension from URL using .htaccess

We see many PHP URLs without .php extension this can easily be achieved simply adding the following code in .htaccess file.

First create a .htaccess file in your server document root where PHP files are placed.

Removing .php Extension from URL

If you need to convert your url from http://domainname.com/blog.php to http://domainname.com/blog. Edit .htaccess file and add following settings.

RewriteEngine On
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f
RewriteRule ^([^.]+)$ $1.php [NC,L]

Removing .html Extension from URL

For example you need to convert your url from http://domainname.com/test.html to http://domainname.com/test. Edit .htaccess file and add following settings.

RewriteEngine On
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f
RewriteRule ^([^.]+)$ $1.html [NC,L]

Now you can create a PHP file in the same folder and you can access that URL without .php extension.

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