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How to change base url from https://www.example.sg/ from https://www.example.sg/aaa? I would like to permanently append "aaa" next to https://www.example.sg/. Usually, when I click, for example, "test" category, the base url is https://www.example.sg/ and the url for "Test" category will be https://www.example.sg/test. What I would like to be right now is that the base url is https://www.example.sg/aaa and the url for "Test" category will be https://www.example.sg/aaa/test.

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You can change your base URL of the store by following any of the below methods

From the Admin Panel

System >> Configuration >> Generel >> Web

See the below screen shot

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Or the another way is you can directly change it from the database using phpmyadmin changing its value in the table:

core_config_data

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Or either you can change it using command line follow the below steps:

1 Log into the client's server using terminal

2 Gain access to MySQL using m or mysql -u root -p.

3 Access their database using the following command, where database is the database name.

use database

4 Run the following command:

select * from core_config_data where path like '%base%url%';
  1. This will display the current base_urls set in Magento

  2. To change the base URLs, execute the following commands:

    update core_config_data set value = 'http://domainname/aaa' where path = 'web/unsecure/base_url';

update core_config_data set value = 'http://domainname/aaa' where path = 'web/secure/base_url';

Your website base url will be changed now.

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  • Hi, I did follow your way but it does not work and my website gone. Only html page is shown. Please suggest me. Thanks!
    – May18
    Oct 9, 2014 at 5:49
  • you have to clear the magento cache folder to make it work Oct 9, 2014 at 5:51
  • My registered domain is example.sg but the url 'example.sg/aaa' what I want to change now has not been registered. but I am just appending aaa next to registered url example.sg. My webpage is gone because of this?
    – May18
    Oct 9, 2014 at 6:17
  • You're missing some vital knowledge about domains and URLs to be even thinking about working with Magento. I highly suggest you familiarize yourself with it. The short version is that the domain that you have to register ends with the /. Anything you put after it is whatever you want it to be. I suspect your site is not working because both answers here tell you to add aaa to the url, while it should be aaa/. The base url MUST end with a slash.
    – user4351
    Oct 9, 2014 at 7:15
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You can go to

System  >  configuration  >  General  >  Web 

to change Secure Url.

Or you can go to database core_config_data , then replace url https://www.example.sg/ to https://www.example.sg/aaa

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  • Can I change even though I do not register example.sg/aaa? because I already registered example.sg and what I want to do is to append aaa next to the registered url example.sg. Is it ok?
    – May18
    Oct 9, 2014 at 2:37

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