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  • In need of some assistance.

    I developed a site for a buddy and created under my domain first. My site is on godaddy, FWIW.

    eg: (site not there anymore)

    Everything was created and functional. I had permalinks structure as /%postname%/ and it all worked smoothly.

    I moved the blog to (hosted on Easyhost)given the instructions in the WP CODEX. Everything transfered fine and the site is working using default permalink structure (

    When I change the permalink to and hit update, it tells me it is successfull, BUT when I try to navigate the site I get a 404 Forbidden access message.

    Note that it was created in a sub directory /bikram/ but when moved it was placed in the root directory.

    I am hoping one of you experts can help me out.

    All I want to do is have the permalinks set at so I can better track the page hits in google analytics.

    My index.php is:
    /* Short and sweet */
    define(‘WP_USE_THEMES’, true);

    .htaccess is in the root directory and reads:
    # BEGIN WordPress
    <IfModule mod_rewrite.c>
    RewriteEngine On
    RewriteBase /
    RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f
    RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-d
    RewriteRule . /index.php [L]

    # END WordPress

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