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so far we've been working with mostly absolute links which is now causing us an issue because we have 2 different domains for the same language, (.at and .de) and both are sharing the same cms pages categories etc.

But these contain absolute links like: https://myhost.de/contact etc. which obviously are a problem for when used within the .at domain.

How can we address this issue without using relative links which aren't an option because they causing 404 errors.

I guess we could use something like {{base url=''}} or {{store url=''}} inside of cms blocks, but this doesn't seem to work for the url field in categories or for the top menu etc. Maybe I'm just doing something wrong.

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In .phtml you can get the baseurl like this, e.g. for /contact;

  <?php echo Mage::getBaseUrl().'contact'; ?>
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    Thanks for your answer. This works great but unfortunately is not what I meant. I am talking about the configuration in the backend. I was trying to use something like posted above: {{base url=''}} or {{store url=''}} which didn't work because I just got added to the URL instead of being translated into a new URL. In the General -> Web Section there are URLs added like this: {{unsecure_base_url}}media/ maybe this will work, I didn't try because I was able to solve my problem for now by just adding a slash before the relative URL, like this: /contact – Chaz May 16 '18 at 14:38

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