I was trying to change my backend URL. So i changed it in Stores -> Configuration -> Base URL To the actual site URL.

Now i am no longer able to access the backend anymore.

All i get is

Whoops, our bad... The page you requested was not found, and we have a fine guess why. If you typed the URL directly, please make sure the spelling is correct. If you clicked on a link to get here, the link is outdated.

Is there any way to fix this?

  • Thanks guys, that did it. Lesson learned :) – Sevy Aug 30 '16 at 7:34

you need to access your database to fix the issue.

Go to Phpmyadmin

Go to your database.

Find table core_config_data

find field name with web/unsecure/base_url and web/secure/base_url and replace value with your own url.

Now Clear Var folder from root.

Check again.

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you have to go to database to fix the issue.

Go to Phpmyadmin

1)Open your phpmyadmin.

2)Find table core_config_data

3)Search for the field name web/unsecure/base_url

4)Add your URL which is the actual site URL.

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Open your Database and click in SQL tab and run this query ::

SELECT * FROM `core_config_data` WHERE `path` LIKE '%base_url%'

And update your URL

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