View Full Version : Lost my home page on remote site

02-21-2010, 11:24 AM
I have tried to update my site but somehow I have lost my home page link. When I type in my web site address it goes to
Index of /hayfieldanglingclub

instead of my home page.
Can anybody point to where I corrupted my site.:confused:

02-21-2010, 03:51 PM
You home page's file name should be index.html to make it the default file for you site directory.

02-21-2010, 08:09 PM
If you want something different, and your server is running on Apache, you can add a file named .htaccess (or add to it if it's already there) this line:
DirectoryIndex yourFileName.html

02-21-2010, 09:54 PM
As far as I can see my file index.html is in the root folder.

02-21-2010, 10:15 PM
Are you sure your in the right directory on the server?

Is there another file called index.htm or default.htm that was provided by GoDaddy? If so, delete them.

02-21-2010, 10:23 PM
As far as I know I am. All I did was add some images to a page, not the home page. So I haven't a clue what got corrupted.

02-21-2010, 10:32 PM
I have just tried to add a word to a page and upload it. but it didn't update even after refreshing and clearing the cache. So I will try and sort that out in case the problem is there. Will let you know how I get on