404

Meaning

Page not found

Standard Web server error generated when an invalid URL is entered; occurs when a page is removed from a website but is still linked to from another page, resulting in a 404 error when clicked; also results when mistyping a Web address.

Example

"I tried to go to the Web page you told me about, but I received a 404 error."

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Last Updated: February 5, 2014

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