HTTP 404 When Running APEX Listener Instance URL

(Doc ID 1267741.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 19, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Application Express (APEX) - Version 3.2.0 and later
Oracle REST Data Services - Version 1.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to run the APEX Listener instance URL,
http://servername:8080/apex

the following error occurs.

HTTP 404 - http://servername:8080/apex is not allowed.


However, the admin URL runs without issue:

http://servername:8080/apex/apex_admin

Changes

This is a new APEX Listener installation in GlassFish 3.x.

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms