How-to: Search Engine Friendly URLs in Joomla 1.5 with PHP 5.2
When you enable the feature "Search Engine Friendly URLs" in Joomla 1.5, your articles may show incorrectly with PHP 5.2.
The best way to resolve this is:
1. Rename the file htaccess.txt to .htaccess in your Joomla's root directory;
2. Set to "Yes" the feature "Use Apache mod_rewrite" in the SEO Settings
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