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Questions tagged [developer-tools]

Tools that allow web developers to test and debug their code. Web development tools come as browser add-ons or built in features in web browsers.

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URL Access Log Monitoring Window 10 [closed]

I want to know which URLs are accesses by processes inside my PC? I've use microsoft process monitor, but it did not help me. I want to know for example what file is currently downloaded by app.exe ...
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Firefox's shader editor can't always access or update shaders

On some web pages, the shader editor is endlessly waiting for a WebGL context while the program is actually running and displayed on screen. I also notice that in some cases the shaders show up in ...
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How do I filter chrome network log to show real xhr requests instead of “OPTIONS”?

When jquery makes a request to get data from a remote api, chrome records this as TWO entries in the network log - an OPTIONS call that has no arguments and no response, and a GET (or POST or whatever)...
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Microsoft Edge Developer Tools (DevTools) broken after Windows update

Today I had a delayed install of Windows April 2018 update (previous install failed) and now there is an issue with the Microsoft Edge DevTools (debugger). The layout doesn't look right and the size ...
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Microsoft Edge - Developer tools/console not showing up

Like the title says, the Dev Tools in MS Edge are not working for me. I have a clean installation of Windows 10 and when i open the Edge explorer, go to any site and hit F12, nothing but a blank ...
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How would I see if a certain Batch File is running and get the PID?

It's a common problem I've run into a lot, where I want to see if another batch file is running or not. This is fairly easy, but then getting the PID is hard. This is why I wrote my own script that ...
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Developer tools can not be pinned/docked any more

I'm running Internet Explorer 11.0.9600.18978 on Windows 8. At some point I opened the developer tools using F12 and undocked/unpinned the tools, so that it became a separte window. When I now try to ...
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Removing Console From Firefox's Inspector Tab [duplicate]

Is it possible to remove the console from the "inspector" tab of Firefox's developer tools, making it only in the "console" tab? I poked around in the settings, but found nothing. Currently, it's here,...
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How to change the width of the columns in Firefox’s developer tools’ network tab

In Chrome, I can customize the width of the columns in its developer tools’ network tab: In Firefox, I can’t figure out how to do the same thing: Is it possible?
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“network collection agent failed to start” when using Edge F12 network tab

It works fine in IE. The hub collector service is set to manual and starts when going to Edge F12 network tab, but this error pops up.
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How to find the common denominator of an element of the web?

From uBlock Origin: how to remove any element from a page permanently - gHacks Tech News Some sites use dynamic identifiers for some elements on their sites. This may result in you blocking the ...
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How to quickly insert a HTML element in Chrome Developer Tools?

I am on the "Elements" tab in Chrome Developer Tools. In "Edit as HTML" mode, I remember doing a shortcut to insert an element instead of typing out <div></div> by hand. Something like "...
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viewing modified css on the fly using developer tools [closed]

On the developer tool you can modify CSS on the fly and the display changes instantly. But if you click view page source you will get the original css of the document It could be wonderful to have ...
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Does Google Chrome display the wrong website size in the dev-tools network monitor?

I'm using Google Chrome and tried to check if my website has gzip compression enabled with the built-in developer tools network monitor (F12). After online tools said my website is compressed, but my ...
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no “Windows subsystem for Linux (Beta)” available

I'm trying to use Linux shell on my windows and this is my system info: I followed this instruction: Install Linux bash on windows but there is no "Windows subsystem for Linux (Beta)" available. can ...
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Is it possible to change the windows inc ruler unit

I'm looking for a nice pixel ruler for windows. I knew, that the windows ink screenshot tool has a built in ruler. But I don't know which unit is used in that tool and anyhow, there are obsiously no ...
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How to check all the post data sended by your web-browser in a form on a web page?

Is there any way to know what data are you sending in a post request?, i mean all of it? I want to know this specificaly from a web-browser, doesn't matter which one in particular meanwhile can be ...
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Microsoft Edge Developer Tools window stays blank

The dev tools window for Microsoft Edge currenty looks like this on my system: This has worked before. I don't know why and when exactly this change happened. I'm on Windows 10.0.14393 and Microsoft ...
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Chrome Developer Tools Disabled by website

I have recently visited a website and wanted to inspect its code. I am using Google Chrome, the latest open version. When I tried to open the Developer Tools by clicking on the drop down menu on top ...
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Docking Vivaldi's Dev Tools

As I open the Developer Tools or the JavaScript Console on Chrome/Chromium, I can select a dock side (separate window, bottom or right side). I started using Vivaldi because I like how customizable ...
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Windows 10 Bash command not working, despite turning on Developer Mode and enabling “Windows Subsystem for Linux”

I followed the instruction that is widely available to enable bash in Windows 10. I updated Windows, turned on Developer mode, enabled "Windows subsystem for Linux (Beta)" in programs settings, and ...
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How can I enable event watchers on a specific JavaScript file on Chrome Developer Tools?

I have the need to know which JavaScript function is being called inside a file when I press a button. My problem is that I have a very big JavaScript file and I don't have any documentation about it. ...
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Tricking media queries in a browser?

I'm putting together some screenshots for an iOS app I've created. Due to my Macbook being too slow to effectively run the simulator, I'd like to create the screenshots in my browser using something ...
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How to set language for error message in IE F12 developer tools?

I use IE in Czech. Sometimes (like today) the Czech error message doesn't allow to reconstruct the Google-friendly English version, so I would prefer to use the developer tools in English. I didn't ...
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What version of Silverlight do I need to install? [closed]

My company has an internal webapp to track some of our clients' information. This webapp uses Silverlight, but whenever I try to log in to it, I get the following error: [IsolatedStorage_Operation] ...
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How open the context menu on page refresh button in Chrome?

In this video at 1:07 the user click somehow the refresh button and a context menu pops up containing the following options: Normal reload Hard reload Empty cache and Hard reload How did he do that?...
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How to export from Network F12 Developer Tools window in Safari?

I have successfully finished running a network profiling session using Safari. Run Safari and open F12 tools. Go to the Network tab. Load a page. Get results in table. Now I want to save this table. ...
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USBProber replacement in El Capitan

There used to be a useful utility called USBProber for OS X, but I can no longer locate it. I am assuming it has been replaced by another utility, but I am not sure what Apple replaced it with or ...
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Microsoft Edge Dev Tools grayed out on Windows 10 Home

as the title suggests I want to facilitate the developer tools of Microsoft Edge browser on Windows 10 Home. The thing is, that they are grayed out. Neither pressing F12 nor trying to launch them ...
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How to view source in IE in separate window?

In IE 11 on Win 10 when you View Source by doing Ctrl+U, it opens Developer Tools in a pane below the page, which is not what I want. How do I make it open the source in a new window like it always ...
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open chrome://inspect from shortcut

In order to troubleshoot development of a responsive website, I want to use chrome debugging. I have managed to jump through enough hoops to get my phone connected, but each time I want to begin, I ...
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How to open DevTools in Opera?

How can I quickly access DevTools in Opera? When I open DevTools > Settings > Shortcuts in Opera and scroll to the bottom of this page, you'll see a link "Full list of DevTools keyboard ...
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Logging individual application network usage in Windows 8.1

I'm writing a review on ACD (Amazon Cloud Drive), and I need to know the following data for the ACD process: Which addresses does it visit, IP and domain; How much data does it send; Bandwidth usage ...
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single tab bar on chrome dev tools

recent chrome/chromium versions separate the dev tools into two bars. the top one with Elements, Network, Sources, etc and the bottom one with Console, Emulation, Rendering. This is nothing but a ...
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Remove Chrome Network timeline

Does anyone know of a way to remove this? Chrome Version 43.0.2357.130 m I've looked through all of the settings to no avail. If you want to know why I want it removed; it takes up too much space.
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Office Solutions for Visual Community 2013?

I'm trying to learn how to create Office Add-Ins, but the Development tools don't appear to be apart of VS Community. Everything I've read is saying community is not a cutdown version of VS. ...
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Chrome stops Javascript when console is opened

I'm not sure if this is a new update, or a browser setting I changed when I was drunk, but basically when I open the Chrome Developer Console, Javascript becomes blocked on that page (And the ...
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How can I show and hide the developer tools with vimperator in firefox?

Well, I didn't find anything on this topic. Is there a way to interact with the developer tools in firefox via vimperator?
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Apply HTML changes to 3rd party Website permanently in Internet Explorer

I have to use a 3rd party website, that only runs fine in the Internet Explorer. But I still need to edit the HTML of some of the pages by using the F12 Developer Tools. Otherwise it would be very ...
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Ho do I build and use a portable Windows OS environment for developers?

I am a developer and use several applications, tools and programs on my Windows 8.1 machine. I work frequently from home in addition to the office. Currently, I use one souped-up laptop that has all ...
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Is there a keyboard shortcut for the “pause animation” feature in Chrome Developer Tools? (F12)

There is a nifty feature in Chrome's Developer Tools which allows you to pause animations and control their speed, but the problem is they're mouse-controlled buttons. Sometimes I need to pause an ...
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How do I undock Chrome F12 developer tools?

I'm using Chrome 40.0.2214.94 m on Windows 7. When you press F12 for Developer Tools, it remains docked to the main Chrome window. There is no way to Undock it to its own separate window. This is a ...
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Re-enable right click on the Images where it is prevented

I swear that I don't have any bad Intentions, I just want to know the reason. In the below you can see an alert that this website returns when I do a right-click on the Images : I want to re-enable ...
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IE11 F12 tools menu moved to top

Until recently, the IE11 F12 Developer Tools window had a tab panel on the left to move between DOM Explorer, Console, Debugger etc. A few days ago I logged on to my computer from a remote machine ...
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Why does Xcode 6.1 always ask for admin password for developer tools each new login

This is annoying. I keep separate accounts for security and don't remember having this problem (feature?) on Mavericks. I am on Yosemite and using Xcode 6.1. Every first time use of Xcode I have to ...
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How to set two breakpoints in one line in Chrome developer tools?

Trying to debug some JavaScript. In Internet Explorer (you know, that browser everybody loves?) it is very easy to set two breakpoints in one line. Let's say the line is like this in the HTML source: ...
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Where is the Javascript console (like in Chrome) in Safari 6?

I'm a heavy Chrome user for development, and wanted to try out Safari, but how do I get the console to see my traces and other outputs?
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Show full URI/URL in Chrome's developer tools Network tab

When using Chrome to debug, I find it incredibly difficult to be efficient due to the fact that I don't see how I can force the "Network" tab of the developer tools to show the full request URI. It ...