Apache .htaccess to NGINX converter

Quickly convert .htaccess configuration to NGINX format


About the Apache to NGINX converter

NGINX is the leading web server powering the majority of websites in the world. As Apache is being gradually phased out, there’s a need to quickly
migrate from Apache to NGINX web server.
The .htaccess converter helps migrate from Apache to NGINX by converting .htaccess directives to NGINX configuration format.

Converting Apache .htaccess to NGINX like a PRO

Our tool allows you to easily convert a bunch of RewriteRule directives commonly found in Apache’s .htaccess configuration files, to NGINX configuration format.
It also supports a handful of other .htaccess directives.

NGINX main configuration is usually found within /etc/nginx/nginx.conf file and its include files for site-specific directives, e.g. /etc/nginx/sites-available/example.com.conf.

Please find some tips below that will help you understand the converter features better.

The try_files directive

Unlike any other tool out there, we detect and implement the use of the try_files directive as it’s the best practice with NGINX configuration.