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[How to] Make Permalinks Work on Localhost Installations

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For WordPress permalink structure to work on your localhost installation, your wamp/lamp installation must have mod_rewrite module enabled.

To enable the module, simply find your httpd.conf file, search for mod_rewrite and remove the hash (#) in front of the line. Save your configuration file and restart apache. Voila! Permalinks are working now.

see also:
How to change permalinks under WAMP

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