HTTP Headers Alternatives

    HTTP Headers is described as 'Quickly view the HTTP headers of the current tab' and is a Web Debugger in the Web Browsers category. There are more than 10 alternatives to HTTP Headers for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Firefox and Google Chrome. Most alternatives are Web and HTTP(S) Debuggers. The best alternative is Fiddler, which is free. Other great apps like HTTP Headers are Charles (Paid), HTTP Toolkit (Freemium, Open Source), HTTP Debugger (Paid) and Requestly (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Aug 6, 2021

    1. Fiddler is a Web Debugging Proxy which logs all HTTP(S) traffic between your computer and the Internet. Fiddler allows you to inspect all HTTP(S) traffic, set breakpoints, and "fiddle" with incoming or outgoing data.
    2. Charles is an HTTP proxy / HTTP monitor / Reverse Proxy that enables a developer to view all of the HTTP and SSL / HTTPS traffic between their machine and the Internet. This includes requests, responses and the HTTP headers (which contain the cookies and caching information).


    3. HTTP Toolkit is a beautiful, cross-platform & open-source HTTP(S) debugging proxy, analyzer & client, with built-in support for modern tools from Docker to Android to GraphQL.
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    4. HTTP Debugger Pro - A Professional HTTP Sniffer and Analyzer for Developers
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Microsoft Edge
      • Google Chrome
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      • Selenium
      • Firefox
      Requestly is a lightweight proxy available as a browser extension & desktop app to intercept & modify network requests. Using Requestly you can Modify Headers, Redirect Url, Mock API response, Delay/Throttle requests, etc.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      The all-in-one Red Team extension for Web Pentester 🛠 - LasCC/Hack-Tools HackTools, is a web extension facilitating your web application penetration tests, it includes cheat sheets as well as all the tools used during a test such as XSS payloads, Reverse shells and...
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    5. HttpRequester is a tool for Firefox for easily making HTTP requests (GET/PUT/POST/DELETE), viewing the responses, and keeping a history of transactions.

      Discontinued

      Doesn't support Firefox WebExtensions:
      https://github.com/tommut/HttpRequester/issues/43

      Also latest commit d62a6ea on Mar 12, 2017.

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    6. The goal of this project is to adds information about the HTTP headers in three ways: First by adding a 'Headers' tab in 'View Page Info' of a web page.
    7. Working quietly on the Menubar, Surge is a high-performance HTTP/SOCKS5 proxy server. It is capable of intercepting and logging the summary of HTTP traffic, and meanwhile transmitting the traffic to other proxy servers according to the flexible rule system.
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    8. 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 HttpWatch or IEInspector to the Firefox browser.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.8.14.1, released in May 2014, is not compatible with Firefox, but the extension still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox and Pale Moon

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