Exercise 5: Set custom error messages
Customising error messages is often overlooked, but it’s easy to tailor this experience for your website. See: https://salsadigital.com.au/somepage as an example. ![A close up of a piece of paper
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Exercise 1.12: Create a friendly error page

In this exercise you’ll create a custom error message/page. The page could be a graphic, or a useful message.
  1. 1.
    Create basic pages with an appropriate message for each situation (e.g. http://example.com/notfound and http://example.com/accessdenied\)
  2. 2.
    Specify the error page
  3. 3.
    Go to Configuration → System → Basic site settings
  4. 4.
    Type in the paths in the bottom section on Error pages
  5. 5.
    Save configuration
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