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I've uploaded my site, why do some of the links not work?
When it comes to filenames, Linux servers are case sensitive. This means that the file AboutUs.htm is a different file from aboutus.htm. We recommend that client name all files contained within their website directory, so that they ONLY contain file names using only lowercase characters. This means for example, if you have uploaded an' About Us' webpage. The filename must be all in lowercase characters. eg aboutus.htm and not AboutUs.htm.
Any hyperlinks directing you to this 'About Us' page, must also be called aboutus.htm and not AboutUs.htm.

Using lowercase characters for filenames and hyperlinks applies to all files in you website, including image files. If some of your images are failing to load, please check that the filename is all in lowercase.

It is also essential that you do NOT use character spaces in the file names. If you want to include a space between words in a file name, it is best to use a dash '-' or an underscore '_'. eg. about us.htm, could be renamed about-us.htm, or about_us.htm.



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