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This Package action will Add a new url rewriting rule to the UrlRewriting.config file. The undo option makes sure that the rewriting rule can be removed again at uninstall.

Alias: AddUrlRewriteRule

<Action runat="install" 
<add name="CWS_emaiAFriendID"
ignoreCase="true" />

One thing worth noting is that by default the re-directs are 302 re-directs, if you want to do 301 re-directs you need to add the following:


You can find the full instructions for the URL re-writing component on their website: is the community mothership for Umbraco, the open source cms. With a friendly forum for all your questions, a comprehensive documentation and a ton of packages from the community. This site is running Umbraco version 7.3.1