I am running WordPress 4.0 on a Windows Server that has PHP enabled. The blog works fine. Although upon installation, and with the Permalinks Setting set to "post name", the address of any particular page on my site always begins with index.php - such as:
I'm not concerned about that, although it should also be noted that WordPress did not create an .htaccess file but perhaps that's not significant either.
My problem: I would like to set up an .htaccess file so that any link such as:
...would go to the book detail page and the full address would resolve to:
I tried using various examples I found by Googling this issues, but they didn't seem to kick in at all - I think the examples I found were not WordPress specific. Can anyone advise on how this could be accomplished in WordPress 4.0?