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Firebug display of css

In the HTML > Computed tab of Firebug, I used to get the list of user-defined styles, with the different competing values set from different stylesheets, with the overruled ones stricken out. Now I ...
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How to start Firefox with activated firebug via command line

Is there a way to activate firebug when starting Firefox via command line? c:\Program Files (x86)\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe mysite.dev /{ACTIVATE_FIREBUG}
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How to open cURL in Firefox or other web browser?

I have Firebug installed in Firefox. In the Net panel there are all network requests listed. When I right-click and choose Copy as cURL, how do I use this cURL? How can I repeat my POST request data ...
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How do I hide firebug's bottom console from non-console tabs? E.g. hide console below HTML tab

This has been frustrating me for a while... When I right clicked a CSS rule in the Computed tab and then cliked "Use in Command Line", this opened up a special bottom console that has no close button ...
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How can I use Firebug debugger for debugging local scripts?

fWhen I'm trying to get my head around a particular javascript issue, I usually create a hello world type application on my local file system and view the HTML with my browser. The problem I have is ...
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Accept multiple styles in Firebug

For developing I use Chrome, but I have to fix one bug in Firefox. For quick tests I use Firebug, but it sucks at the custom style rules. For example, I have copied code like that: width: 50px;height:...
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Firefox fails to load pages, waits for Facebook resources

Lately I've been having problems loading pages in Firefox (40.0.3) on a particular website (http://www.idea.int/). I haven't noticed the problem on other websites but not sure if it actually only ...
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Finding details of flash stream using Firebug, to record

I can find some of the details of a Flash stream using Firebug, but I want to know exactly which details I need in order to capture the stream. It gets details such as a url ending in: jwplayer-3.5....
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How to enable Firebug alpha on Firefox Nightly?

I use Firefox Nightly and the alpha release of Firebug 3.0. Until today, I've never had a problem with that Firebug extension. Today, however, when updating Nightly, I was notified that Firebug had ...
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How to manually introduce a script for testing on Firebug or Chrome's developer tools

I'd like to test how my script works on different sites. I wonder if it is possible to use the developer tools to execute it. I tried adding it to the tag but it doesn't execute. Does someone know ...
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Check website speed using Firebug

I was using the “Net” panel of Firebug to check my website speed. I have a timer on the server script and it only takes around 0.02 seconds, but dang is it slow to render the page (6 seconds). Then I ...
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How to narrow down the list of CSS properties in autocomplete of Firefox Developer Tools or Firebug?

We write CSS properties a lot. That's why autocomplete comes in handy. But it's a little frustrating when I press v hoping for vertical-align and it comes out vector-effect or d hoping for display and ...
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How to activate CSS panel within HTML panel in a console of Firebug of Firefox?

Please see the two pictures below. 1) Chrome OK. I have CSS panel in HTML panel. 2) Firebug ISSUE. There is no CSS panel in HTML panel. How to make in appear?
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Firefox with Firebug Sometimes Hangs in JSON Calls

Please see this: http://gisdev.clemson.edu/fireflies/ On my Windows 7 machine with Firefox 29 if I click on the year 2013 radio button (toward top right) then Firefox sometimes hangs and gives a ...
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How to see the handshaking messages of SSL/TLS in firefox using firebug?

I am trying to understand the internals/working of SSL. I would like to view the handshaking, key exchange, cypher exchange, session key, etc. messages communicated. So, I thought if I enable firebug ...
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FireBug works but doesn't produce results in the console

When I execute any command, e.g. the very simple console.log("hazaa") I don't get the output in the console window. The same command on my other computers works well. It works on the regarded computer ...
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Firefox JavaScript DOM inspector

I used to use Firebug for web development, but stopped because newer versions of Firefox have built in Web Developer tools. However I see that Firebug has a JavaScript DOM explorer. Does Firefox have ...
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Why won't Firefox display this redirect?

If I visit http://www.endsleigh.co.uk/Pages/Endsleigh-App.aspx then the request completes with a URL of https://www.endsleigh.co.uk/personal/ When this kind of thing has happened before with other ...
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How to stop Firebug from jumping in the source code all the time

If a JavaScript is changing something (e.g. a style), Firebug jumps to the position in the source code where the change happened. The problem is that I want to analyze a certain part of the source ...
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Switching tabs in Firefox + Firebug is very, very slow

I'm experiencing a huge memory consumption using Firebug after the Firefox update to Version 24. Firefox freezes for up to 30 seconds if I am trying to switch to another Tab while Firebug is enabled. ...
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Inspecting dynamic web page using Firebug or Chrome Dev Tools when the contents keep changing

If I want to DOM Inspect some web app which changes its DOM structure too often Firebug and Chrome inspector reflecting those changes not allowing me to actually inspect them. If I focus on one ...
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Does firebug not (always) duplicate repeated identical console.logs?

I always thought that firebug would send to the console content whenever the JavaScript encountered console.log('send this'); Then, I was messing around with jQuery's hover() method (something like $(...
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Apply styles to a single element with firebug?

With firebug, how can I apply styles to a single element? With Chrome inspector there is an empty inline selector ready for you to use (see below). I switched from firefox to chrome for web ...
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Firebug - turn of (deactivate) panels that are not used

I have all firebux panels on right now. There is one javascript application that horibly laggs when all panels are active. So how do I turn panel (HTML, DOM, CSS, Net) off when I don't need one, but I ...
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How to have Firebug only open in one tab

When I bring up the Firebug control panel in one tab on my browser, it is also activated in all other tabs. So if there is only one tab I'm debugging, any time I switch away from that tab I have to ...
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Find URL of Flash radio stream

I'm trying to use Firebug to get the stream URL of this site, so I can play it using VLC. Does anyone know how to? Thanks. http://www.magic983.com/listen/
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Firebug launches when I start Firefox

I think I fat-fingered some setting. Now when I launch Firefox, or when I visit some web sites such as this one, Firebug also starts. I want to keep Firebug, I just don't want it to launch every time ...
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How to remove Firefox's “inspect element” button?

This is driving me crazy! When FF 12 came out, Firefox's own 'Inspect Element' button on the right-click menu took the place of there the Firebug 'Inspect Element' button used to be. As I've been ...
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Autocompletion in Firebug expanded console

This one's bugging me since ever. Is it possible to enable autocomplete in Firebug console when it's expanded? In "condensed" mode (which is default) it works like a charm. I noticed that some ...
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Is there any way to remove “Inspect Element” from Chrome's right click context menu?

Is there any way to remove "Inspect Element" from chrome's right click context menu? I've tried googling this, but I get a lot of Firefox results and a lot of people looking to do other things with "...
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How to write a ~/.firefoxrc?

I want firefox sources ~/.firefoxrc automatically when I open a webpage. ~/.firefoxrc contains several javascript functions: Array.prototype.sum = function(){ for(var i=0,sum=0;i<this.length;...
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FireBug – limit FB to certain domain only?

Is it possible to limit FireBug to work only on certain domains? e.g. all domains that contain *dev* in it. I didn't manage to find any sort of "settings" for FireBug in FireFox settings. I know I ...
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Firebug: wrong language

Since updating to Firebug 1.9, the interface has suddenly changed to Dutch. I'm mystified as to how that's happened, because my machine is entirely configured in English. How can I switch it back to ...
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What is killing my computer? 16GB RAM system is not utilising its full potential

The story begins with the release of Firebug. I love it as a tool, but Firebug + Firefox are the killer combination. Let me start by introducing two system reports: 1) CPU 2) RAM usage. I've been ...
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How do you disable the INSPECT ELEMENT option in the menu from Chrome and Firefox etc?

I actually like and use Firebug for web development every single day; sure it is slow on boot for Firefox but I love Firebug once the browser is up. (Update this has been resolved in later editions) ...
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In Firebug, how can I stop a redirect?

In Firebug, how can I stop a redirect? I want to examine and edit a webpage before it redirects. Under the Net tab, using Persist I can see all the GET including the previous pages and the redirect ...
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Can't install Firebug in FF8, “can't modify the file”, how to fix?

I try installing FireBug in FF8, apparently it downloads it correctly, but reports an error when installing. No debug information is shown, just "can't modify the file". How can I debug this ...
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Firefox combobox search

There are sometimes comboboxes on web pages (also known as <select> tags) with so many options that it is hard to read them all. A solution would be a plugin or extension to search big ...
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What does a “b” mean in firebug release?

In the firebug release downloads there are many different choices. Many versions have an a or b appended to the name. What does this mean? For example: firebug-1.8.0 a3 .xpi or firebug-1.8.4 b1 ....
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How to track redirects accross domains in firebug/firefox?

I have Firebug, I'm on the net tab, persist is on, but when i enter "olddomain.com" and it redirects to "newdoamin.com", the "olddomain.com" request is removed from the console. I want all redirects ...
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Firefox generating error?

I run Firebug on my computer since I develop websites. And I have been noticing this error consistently with every page I go to and I am lost as to what it is and believe it might be Firefox causing ...
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How do I permanently disable javascript strict warnings in Firefox?

When I open Firefox (8 Beta and 7) and load a page with firebug open, I get a load of javascript strict warnings, so I disable javascript strict warnings so my page loads will speed up, which works ...
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Can firebug open a local CSS file?

With firePHP and fireLogger, i can click on the file name of the file that caused an error and open it with a text editor. I saw the option to configure editors with firebug - so my question is this: ...
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Is there something like “Firebug” for Windows API?

I'm searching for a utility that can scan opened windows and show their properties, like Firebug in Firefox, but for Windows API. I tried to search for it on the web, but no luck. Has anybody seen ...
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How to bring up Firebug debug consoles?

Everyone says you simply click the 'scripts' tab to bring up the debug console. But I don't have that tab/window/pane. How do I bring it up? Here's a screenshot of my Firefox 5 - I really don't have ...
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Firebug keeps breaking on errors, and hangs pages

I have firebug installed, and it's indispensable as I'm a web developer, so I can't uninstall it. But when I load Gmail or CNN or various other websites, it always pops up and breaks on javascript ...
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Switching User-Agent in Firefox 4

How can I fake/switch the User-Agent in Firefox 4? The User Agent Switcher Add-On doesnt seem to work with Firefox 4. I have firebug, but I'm unaware of any feature for switching user-agent in it
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Firebug 1.6 bug

Is it possible to fix this bug without downloading an older verson of it? When I click on the search text field on top right side, it keeps on blinking.
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Hiding my request from FireBug

I am developing an asp.net web application and I am using a lot of ajax requests. So I need to know how I can hide these requests from firebug. Is there any way to achieve this?
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Stop Firefox requesting JavaScript files squentially

I am using Firefox 3.6.12, when I inspect the site I am working on with Firebug, all the Java script files are requested/loaded in sequence, meaning the page takes a long time to load. When my ...