Hate seeing 404 pages all the time or you click a Google search result only to find the page has been deleted? If so this is the instructable for you!

Step 1: Get the Bookmarklet

Make a new bookmark and were the url should go enter this code:


there have been reports of it not working in Firefox thanks to colin353 for making a FF version:


name it 404 killer

Step 2: Done!

next time you get a 404 page just click the bookmarklet and the page will instantly be viewable.

This is really cool, I've actually been looking for something like this for a while. I hope you don't mind, linked to it on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://exploringtech.com/2009/07/404-killer-bookmarklet-cool/">my blog</a>.<br/>
nice hack, doesn't work in firefox<br/><br/>fixed it for you:<br/><br/>javascript:document.location.href='http://www.google.com/search?q=cache:'+document.location.href.replace(&quot;http://&quot;,&quot;&quot;);<br/>
added this anyway
it works in ff for me

About This Instructable




More by liammk:Getting around the dreaded code 404 (page not found) learn the basics of php (works) how to hand script a website 
Add instructable to: