This is NOT about redirecting attachments URLs or anything like that. I have old files in my uploads folder not attached to any post or associated anywhere. But other sites are linking to them (which is fine).
The problem is that I tried every type of redirection (exact, ends with, regex, 410, etc) and nothing works. Even .htaccess redirects didn’t work. I finally added a Cloudflare rule which worked.
Here’s an example:
Any advice would be appreciated. I figure that something is not recognizing either files or uploads folder (possibly security settings). But before I try deactivating security plugins, I’d ask here first.
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