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How do I fix a 404
March 19, 2014 - 2:09 pm
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The link to one of my category pages has suddenly started to come up as a 404 page. I am suspecting that I may need to fix this in the URL re-write area, but was not 100% sure if these is what I should do.

Can anyone advise please?

Adventurist and online ecommerce retailer based in the UK. Trading since 2006.

Matthew Ogborne

March 19, 2014 - 2:54 pm
Member Since: July 18, 2013
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Howdy Jim,

The first place to check is that the category actually exists and the url for this is correct. If it is happy days go to System > Index management > And reindiex the catalog urls.

However if it no longer exists or you want the url to go elsewhere (say another category) you can add a custom rewrite in. It’s bee a while since I did this manually, however go to Catalog > URL Rewrite Management > And find yourself from there, noting there is a custom option.

That’ll get you in the right area at least :)


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