Htaccess File Editor – Safely Edit Htaccess File 1.66

Does WP Htaccess Editor work with WordPress 5.5.1 and PHP 7.4.8? A smoke test was performed on .

Summary

Errors
No PHP errors, warnings or notices
No JavaScript exceptions
All test pages loaded successfully
No resource errors
Looks good! No problems were detected.
Performance

Memory usage: 35.8 KiB
The average PHP memory usage increased by this amount after activating by the plugin.

Page speed impact: insignificant.
The plugin didn't make the site noticeably slower.

Environment
WordPress version5.5.1
PHP version7.4.8
MySQL version8.0.21
PHP memory limit256M
Plugin Info
Last updated
Active installs 50,000+
WordPress.org page https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-htaccess-editor/
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Pages 4

Plugins ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Plugins ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/plugins.php?plugin_status=all&paged=1&s
Requested URL /wp-admin/plugins.php?action=activate&plugin=wp-htaccess-editor%2Fwp-htaccess-editor.php&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s&_wpnonce=4a4dea7e5f
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.353 s
Memory usage 2.68 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Settings → WP Htaccess Editor

Page screenshot: Settings → WP Htaccess Editor
URL /wp-admin/options-general.php?page=wp-htaccess-editor
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.807 s
Memory usage 2.65 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Test site – Just another WordPress site

Page screenshot: Test site – Just another WordPress site
URL /
Aspect front-page
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.266 s
Memory usage 2.51 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Dashboard ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Dashboard ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/index.php
Aspect new-meta-boxes
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.573 s
Memory usage 2.79 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Benchmark

URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.561 s0.570 s+0.009 s2.75 MiB2.79 MiB+ 38.06 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.235 s0.343 s+0.108 s2.8 MiB2.83 MiB+ 34.39 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php3.828 s2.373 s-1.455 s4.54 MiB4.58 MiB+ 39.17 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.685 s0.533 s-0.152 s2.63 MiB2.66 MiB+ 34.3 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.218 s0.243 s+0.025 s2.64 MiB2.65 MiB+ 3.53 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.225 s0.261 s+0.036 s2.6 MiB2.64 MiB+ 36.35 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.302 s0.247 s-0.055 s2.64 MiB2.68 MiB+ 37.57 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page1.733 s1.699 s-0.034 s4.53 MiB4.57 MiB+ 34.76 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.524 s0.381 s-0.143 s2.61 MiB2.64 MiB+ 36.35 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.315 s0.389 s+0.074 s2.65 MiB2.74 MiB+ 98.31 KiB
/0.696 s0.357 s-0.339 s2.51 MiB2.51 MiB+ 968 bytes
Average 0.847 s0.672 s-0.175 s2.99 MiB3.03 MiB+ 35.8 KiB

Additions

Things that the plugin adds to the site. This section is not intended to be comprehensive. The test tool only looks for a few specific types of added content.

Options wp_options 1

Meta Boxes

{
    "dashboard": {
        "wp301promo_widget": {
            "title": "Get a WP 301 Redirects PRO license for FREE $158",
            "context": "side"
        }
    }
}

PHP Error Log

The log file is empty.

See also: All tests for this plugin, How to Hide WP Htaccess Editor Admin Menus and Widgets