Last week, one of our Twitter follower asked us the solution to “404 Error” on product pages. So, in this post we will provide solution to these errors which usually comes in Magento.
404 Error On Sample Products
Sometimes when you click on products that appear on Main Page, you may get 404 error. To solve this issue follow these 2 easy steps:
a) Go to System -> Cache Management
b) There, in Catalog Section, click “Refresh Button” for Catalog Rewrites.
404 Error on Product Description Pages
Last error was about the sample products. However, in this, you’ll get 404 error on your own product pages. So as to deal with such issue, you need to go to phpMyAdmin and run following command:
INSERT INTO `report_event_types` (`event_type_id`, `event_name`, `customer_login`) VALUES (1, 'catalog_product_view', 1), (2, 'sendfriend_product', 1), (3, 'catalog_product_compare_add_product', 1), (4, 'checkout_cart_add_product', 1), (5, 'wishlist_add_product', 1), (6, 'wishlist_share', 1);
Magento Connect Manager 404 ERROR after 1.7 Upgrade
In case you receive 404 error after upgrading to Magento 1.7, don’t need to worry. Simply change the permissions of downloader/index.php from 0666 to 0644.
After that try to logout and login. Now open your website in new browser session.
In case you are unable to solve your Magento Issues, you may also Contact Us with detailed Error Description.