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  • Google Chrome Developer Tools icon

    Google Chrome Developer Tools

    The Google Chrome Developer Tools provide an integrated environment for debugging, optimizing, and understanding a web application, or website, running in Google Chrome....

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Chrome

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  • Firefox Developer Tools icon

    Firefox Developer Tools

    Examine, edit, and debug HTML, CSS, and JavaScript on the desktop and on mobile.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Firefox

    • Directly integrated in Firefox, so it is faster. And guaranteed to stay updated as Firefox evolves. Guest • Jan 2017 Disagree   Agree
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    SHODAN

    SHODAN is a search engine that lets you find specific computers (routers, servers, etc.) using a variety of filters. Some have also described it as a public port scan...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Burp Proxy icon

    Burp Proxy

    Burp Proxy is an interactive HTTP/S proxy server for attacking and testing web applications. It operates as a man-in-the-middle between the end browser and the target...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

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    Opera Dragonfly

    Opera Dragonfly is a feature of Opera web browser: it is a full-featured development and debugging tool integrated into Opera. It supports debugging JavaScript...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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    DOMScope

    DOMScope is an online web inspector and debugger for mobile web apps. Like Chrome's DevTools, it allows developers to navigate through the HTML, list applied CSS...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • HttpWatch icon

    HttpWatch

    HttpWatch is an HTTP viewer and debugger that integrates with IE and Firefox to provide seamless HTTP and HTTPS monitoring without leaving the browser window. It's...

    Commercial Windows Firefox

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    HttpFox

    HttpFox monitors and analyzes all incoming and outgoing HTTP traffic between the browser and the web servers. It aims to bring the functionality known from tools like...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Firefox

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  • RESTed icon

    RESTed

    RESTed allows developers to quickly format and make HTTP requests and view the response. RESTed supports both basic HTTP authentication and OAuth. RESTed shows...

    Commercial Mac

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    GraphicalHttpClient

    Graphical Http Client is a utility to help you test and interact with REST-based web services. It is lightweight, easy-to-use, and has the following features: - Set...

    Commercial Mac

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Here is a good reference on Firebug tutorial :http://www.w3 ...

Comment by webdeveloper
about Firebug Jun 2011

Here is a good reference on Firebug tutorial :
http://www.w3resource.com/web-development-tools/firebug-tutorials.php

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There's not much that the built-in Chrome Developer Tools c ...

Comment by evan
about Firebug Jun 2011

There's not much that the built-in Chrome Developer Tools can't do that Firebug can. Either way, Firebug is still an amazing plug-in.

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One problem with Firebug is that when the page URL changes, ...

Comment by jbuberel
about Firebug Jun 2011

One problem with Firebug is that when the page URL changes, the Net logging console resets/clears, giving you no ability to see what just happened if the page does an HTTP redirect. There are plans to fix this in version 1.5 of Firebug, but for now you're left with using Wireshark instead.

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