Introduction: Getting Around the Dreaded Code 404 (page Not Found)

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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

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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.


munchman (author)2009-06-30

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 my blog.

colin353 (author)2009-06-09

nice hack, doesn't work in firefox

fixed it for you:


liammk (author)colin3532009-06-09

added this anyway

liammk (author)colin3532009-06-09

it works in ff for me

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