Related: Where is WordPress installed?
Chances are if you’re reading this you’re using the self-hosted version of WordPress(.org) rather than the WordPress.com version.
If so, and you need access to the WordPress .htaccess file you normally need to look inside the /public_html/ folder of your web hosting account.
You’ll need one of the following to access the WordPress .htaccess file:
- FTP access
- Web hosting control panel File Manager access
- Install the File Manager plugin