When I changed the URI to access to my dashboard, when I logged in again, there was a 404 error on the admin dashboard. It seems is something related to permissions and can be easily solved executing the following commands:

find . -type d -exec chmod 755 {} ;
find . -type f -exec chmod 644 {} ;
chmod o+w var media -R

If this doesn’t work, maybe the login form is not redirecting correctly. In that case we need to change the action url in the app/design/adminhtml/default/default/template/login.phtml file. Look for the «form» start tag:

<form method="post" action="" id="loginForm">

Change it to:

<form method="post" action="<?php echo $this->getUrl('adminhtml') ?>" id="loginForm">
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Solve the 404 error on the admin dashboard « magenting · February 12, 2012 at 7:56 am

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