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I got entries in the folder /cms/web/videos/ and the url display this: http://domainname.com/cms/web/videos/barco-auro.

I want it to be this: http://domainname.com/videos/barco-auro.

How do I create clean URLs? I don't find anything on this, or nothing that helps my problem.

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In Craft 3 under your section config change the URL config

https://docs.craftcms.com/v3/sections-and-entries.html#sections

SEE: Entry URI Formats

You can select what template it should render and what URL config you want

Failing this you can use something more advanced:

https://docs.craftcms.com/v3/routing.html#advanced-routing-with-url-rules

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  • Thanks, I've done both but it doesn't seem to work. Is there something wrong with this code? code: return [ // Route videos/{slug} to a template 'videos/<entrySlug:{slug}>' => ['template' => 'templates/videos/_entry'], ]; – Sebastiaan Schillebeeckx Aug 12 '19 at 7:18
  • What error are you getting? Page not found or Variable "entry" does not exist. – Dean Sanderson Aug 12 '19 at 7:34
  • "Not Found The requested URL /videos/elia was not found on this server. Additionally, a 404 Not Found error was encountered while trying to use an ErrorDocument to handle the request." – Sebastiaan Schillebeeckx Aug 12 '19 at 7:46
  • Remove templates/ from your template variable, try: 'videos/<entrySlug:{slug}>' => ['template' => 'videos/_entry'] – Dean Sanderson Aug 12 '19 at 7:56
  • That also doesn't work. Maybe I have to do something with my folder structure? – Sebastiaan Schillebeeckx Aug 12 '19 at 19:50
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I'd always defer to a Brad Bell answer, but if for some reason you needed to maintain the URI format and wanted to still customize a route you could use the Routes section of settings. https://docs.craftcms.com/v3/routing.html#dynamic-routes

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