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Cannot render page with path "\index", did you mean "/\index"?

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Describe the bug I tried all the methods and when I tried to run yarn start: dev, I got the following error but I could not find any solution.

Cannot render page with path "\index", did you mean "/\index"?. See more info here:

I used any kind of educational article, I went all the way correctly but this bug was in front of my eyes.

Expected behavior I expected the index path to be rendered successfully but 404 was executed and more importantly the above error is displayed to me on the console

Repository URL:


  • next.js: 12.0.8
  • nest: 8.1.1
  • nest-next: 9.5.0

Issue Analytics

  • State:closed
  • Created 2 years ago
  • Comments:5 (3 by maintainers)

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kyle-mccarthycommented, Jan 18, 2022

Hi @mmdzov I published a new version with a fix for this!

mmdzovcommented, Jan 15, 2022

I executed it and the output was /path/to/file

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