Pages library doesn't open pages

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We have an issue using the modern library on a pages library.


When clicking a page, the library itself (re)opens instead of the page. When switching back to the classic view, clicking a page opens the page.




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Is this problem happening in different browsers (I mean IE, Google Chrome, FireFox)? From your screenshot it's seems you are in the Pages library created when enabling the publishing infrastructure, right?

@bart vermeersch  Did you figure out a fix/solution for this issue? (other than switching back to classic). We are encountering similar behavior. Thanks.

In case someone is still wondering why he/she has this issue. Creation of modern pages is supported in the "Site Pages" library only, i.e. /SitePages/ not /Pages/


Reference: Create and use modern pages on a SharePoint site - Office Support (