Check and enable mod_rewrite if htaccess not working

So, I faced this issue, ny htaccess was not working and my API was pathetically useless because of this.
So I decided to check this with my server.

Create a PHP file on the Apache server. Write the below code inside it.

<?php
phpinfo();
?>

Now call the file in your browser (This means, put the file URL in the browser and press ENTER).
Once done, you will see info about your php. Press Ctrl+F and search for “mod_rewrite”.
If present, then please do not read any further as your issue is then different from mine.

Since you haven’t found mod_rewrite, let us proceed.
Go to your server. Run this command.

a2enmod rewrite

You will get the response that

Enabling module rewrite.

Now restart your server and Enjoy! All done!

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