I’m trying to create a redirect in the new Redirect Rules, but I am unable to make any of them work.
I have tried the basic examples in
Are there any obvious things that can be wrong if no rules work?
- The domain is handled by Cloudflare and Proxy Status set to Proxied
- In case it interferes, I have disabled the rules under Page Rules
- It’s on Free plan for now, but there should be 20 redirect rules available
Could you please share a screenshot of the rule you created?
Thanks for responding, I actually need a geolocation redirect, but have made this very simple one to check if redirects work at all.
When using your domain with a Cloudflare Partner (such as WPEngine in this case), you do not have control over the rules on your zone. The redirects will have to be created in WPEngine.
Wow, I was not aware of that. It’s not really communicated in the interface either.
Tested now, and found a menu in WPengine called “Web rules” that almost matched the settings in Cloudflare. I can do blocking on geolocation there, not redirect, but that will do for now.
Thanks for the hint! I might test to see if pointing Cloudflare to the “legacy network” in stead of the “advanced network” IP addresses on WPengine will enable the rules to work from Cloudflare.
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