My message only says "Press F1 to continue" during booting. How could the thing know? I was running Virtual PC on a Mac (G3, I think). A related design flaw is to indicate an error state solely by turning the field label red.
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Good times 🙂 sergio Says: September 24th, 2008 at 3:15 am What about my favorite BIOS error when a keyboard is not attached to the computer… KEYBOARD ERROR: Press any key Pin it Run Error – Evacuate? Thanks!
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The docs that came with the beta actually referenced the error as "the blue screen of death" and, when we called M$ to tell them we'd seen a BSOD, they wanted Google Chrome: Dinosaur game Okay, so this one technically isn't an error 404 game, but it's close enough. 404 Error Page Template Watson error. 404 Error Message Text Later in the decade, Vaxes came along, and rendered the album and their PDP-10 jokes irretrievably obscure.
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PlatinumGames: Bayonetta The makers of the video game Bayonetta offer a basic 2D shooter of its most popular IP in place of a standard 404 error page. Kirsten Says: September 24th, 2008 at 11:51 am my grandmother thought that "illegal operation. We used to make up other words to fit the "ISE" acronym like "Internet's Sort of Empty" or "Isn't Sarumon Evil?". I look forward to investigating the rest of your blog.
It looks like you've already used that reaction on this post. Error Message Examples Text Dan_k_Nj Says: September 24th, 2008 at 2:20 pm My all-time two favorites; 1. Reply ArturO says: September 2, 2008 at 11:30 am Great work.
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Of course, error messages should be brief and to the point, as should all Web content. John Howell Says: September 24th, 2008 at 1:38 pm I also like Googles homage to the "sad mac" by having a "sad tab" in chrome when it keels over. For the most part, you can configure your web server to create a customized 404 error page. (If you're a HubSpot customer, click here tolearn how to customize your 404 page For example, instead of saying "out of stock," your error message should either tell users when the product will be available or provide a way for users to ask to be
Press F1 to continue. But many of us who were there still remember, and smile. I never worked on a CAD tool; but we used to scatter messages like that around our code in locations that were theoretically unreachable -- like the line after a JUMPA I can't remember if the Acorn Archimedes, Oric, Sinclair ZX81 or TRS-80 did anything interesting in the way of errors - more fans of the weird and wonderful are obviously needed
Go away!" That's still my all-time favourite! 🙂 Tin Britches Says: September 24th, 2008 at 3:45 pm During my college days I programmed an SDS Sigma 7 running BTM/BPM and UTS/CP-V. http://www.usscoralsea.net/audio/sfgs http://www.usscoralsea.net/audio Reply Lori Cappozzi says: February 10, 2009 at 6:51 am Haha, I just stumble this, thank you for such a great collection about 404 page. Badmouth.net’s (sadly now defunct) error page: View this image › fab404.com ID: 878276 28. a cat.
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