Force SSL/https using .htaccess

In order to redirect your website to be opened through HTTPS, you should add the following rewrite rule in your.htaccess file:

RewriteEngine On
RewriteCond %{HTTPS} !=on
RewriteRule .*{REQUEST_URI} [R,L]

This will redirect your domain to

If you wish the redirect to work without www, you should remove it from the rewrite rule:

RewriteEngine On
RewriteCond %{HTTPS} !=on
RewriteRule .*{REQUEST_URI} [R,L]

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