How to customize cors in Cloudflare


I have a Service ( and UI ( and that are deployed in one of the servers. and that server is configured with Cloudflare.
My UI application is a calling service with Ajax call. In My UI I have a Rich textbox this contains a few links / URLs. when the user hits submit I am getting the below error.

When I decrease the security level or remove cors, the application is working fine. Is there any place to configure customize cors in Cloudflare?

Please help me in this regards

Access to XMLHttpRequest at 'from origin has been blocked by CORS policy: No ‘Access-Control-Allow-Origin’ header is present on the requested resource.

If I understood it right you are doing an XMLHttpRequest to a different domain than your page is on. So the browser is blocking it as it usually allows a request in the same origin for security reasons.

Do you have CORS HTTP header at your origin/host for desired domain and sub-domains?

Are you doing GET or POST request?

If using PHP:

<?php header('Access-Control-Allow-Origin: *'); ?>

If using Apache .htaccess:

# for specific files
<IfModule mod_headers.c>
  <FilesMatch "\.(ttf|ttc|otf|eot|woff|woff2|font.css|css|js)$">
    Header set Access-Control-Allow-Origin "*"

# or this one for everything
<IfModule mod_headers.c>
    Header set Access-Control-Allow-Origin "*"

Moreover, adding Access-Control-Allow-Origin on Subdomains would go like this in Apache .htaccess:

<IfModule mod_headers.c>
   SetEnvIf Origin "^(.*\.yourdomain\.com)$" ORIGIN_SUB_DOMAIN=$1
   Header set Access-Control-Allow-Origin "%{ORIGIN_SUB_DOMAIN}e" env=ORIGIN_SUB_DOMAIN
   Header set Access-Control-Allow-Methods: "*"
   Header set Access-Control-Allow-Headers: "Origin, X-Requested-With, Content-Type, Accept, Authorization"

Nginx .vhost file would go like this:

add_header "Access-Control-Allow-Origin" "*";

# or if for specific files inside location {..} block
if ($request_uri ~ ^[^?]*\.(ttf|ttc|otf|eot|woff|woff2|font|css|js)(\?|$)) {
    add_header Access-Control-Allow-Origin "*";
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