Multisite image URLs incorrect in editor


I’ve been driving myself nuts with this one, so I’m hoping someone might be able to help.

I have a Multisite with the latest WordPress version set to subfolders. The issue I am experiencing is with images in the post editor – I am using a vanilla block editor off the shelf.

Let’s say I have the setup below, where each is its own blog within the network.

When a user uploads an image to the Product B blog (as an example), in the file system it is properly saves to If I go to this URL then the image is visible, and when I publish a post it works with no issue.

However, in the post editor I get broken image placeholders. When I inspect it in Chrome, the broken editor image points to

Everything I’ve read has had me looking at the .htaccess file, but for the life of me I can’t figure out what’s wrong. Here’s my .htaccess:

RewriteEngine On
RewriteRule .* - [E=HTTP_AUTHORIZATION:%{HTTP:Authorization}]
RewriteBase /
RewriteRule ^index\.php$ - [L]

# add a trailing slash to /wp-admin
RewriteRule ^([_0-9a-zA-Z-]+/)?wp-admin$ $1wp-admin/ [R=301,L]

RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} -f [OR]
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} -d
RewriteRule ^ - [L]
RewriteRule ^([_0-9a-zA-Z-]+/)?(wp-(content|admin|includes).*) $2 [L]
RewriteRule ^([_0-9a-zA-Z-]+/)?(.*\.php)$ $2 [L]
RewriteRule . index.php [L]

Any help would be great – thank you in advance!

Danny Santoro 5 months 2022-09-21T17:27:44-05:00 0 Answers 0 views 0

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