Lifesaver: How to modify a URL to get a Google cached version of page?

Recently somebody wrote a frantic email complaining that her website was hacked with certain content replaced. What I needed to do was find the most recent cached version to replace the hacked text with the original.

This was how I found how to do it (Courtesy:

“I want to look at a Google cached version of a webpage, but can’t find it through the usual mechanisms, as per this related question.

Is there a way to modify the URL in the address bar to take me to the last cached page for a specific URL?

You can access the cached version for any page that has been saved by Google with this:

Change to any URL. You can also create a custom search engine to go to cached versions automatically by adding a keyword before the current URL address.”



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