Enable Mod Rewrite in WAMP on Windows

As I have to keep looking this up periodically, I’m making notes for this here. The most straightforward write-up I’ve seen on this of late can be found here.

How to enable mod rewrite in WAMP

  • Click on the WAMP control panel, usually in the task bar, and go to Apache – httpd.conf
  • Uncomment the line: LoadModule rewrite_module modules/mod_rewrite.so
  • Find the bit that looks like:



    Change the settings to:

    Options All

    AllowOverride All


  • Restart Apache
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