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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 2: Done!

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

 
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munchman5 years ago
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.
colin3535 years ago
nice hack, doesn't work in firefox

fixed it for you:

javascript:document.location.href='http://www.google.com/search?q=cache:'+document.location.href.replace("http://","");
liammk (author)  colin3535 years ago
added this anyway
liammk (author)  colin3535 years ago
it works in ff for me