Apache Error – Forbidden You Don’t have Permission to access this Site

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This happens when you try to access a directory that is not setup in Apache2

Its easy to fix….

sudo nano /etc/apache2/apache2.conf

add these lines

<Directory /var/www/”mysite”>

Options FollowSymLinks

Allow Override All

Order deny,allow

Allow from all


Cntl-o to save, Cntl-X to exit Nano

systemctl restart apache2

Test to ensure it working, if its not working, check that you entered the correct directory, fix and restart as necessary

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