Firebug Lite for Google Chrome

Inspect HTML and modify style and layout in real-time
Firebug Lite for Google Chrome - The extension can be activated by simply clicking the main button to display the bottom pannel with the HTML code information.
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As the name implies, Firebug Lite for Google Chrome is a Chrome extension, which lets you view the HTML and CSS code of a particular webpage. The app uses an advanced JavaScript debugger and can be handled by web developers, for instance.

After a brief installation procedure, Firebug Lite for Google Chrome places an icon next to the search bar. Clicking it reveals developer tools concerning the current webpage you are viewing.

So, you can view HTML elements, together with styles, the computed style, metrics, properties, DOM breakpoints and event listeners.

In addition, you can check out the webpage's resources (e.g. frames, local or session storage, application cache), network-related information, sources (e.g. call stack, scope variables, XHR breakpoints, workers), timeline (e.g. events, frames, memory), profiles (e.g. collect the JavaScript CPU or CSS Selector Profile), audits (e.g. network utilization, web page performance), along with console data.

Other features of Firebug Lite for Google Chrome let you dock the tool to the main window, display the console (HTML and Body) and clear it, as well as select an element from the webpage to inspect it, among others.

The small app does not put a strain on the computer's resources, as it uses a low amount of CPU and system memory. It has a good response time and worked smoothly during our tests, without making Chrome hang, crash or pop up error dialogs. To conclude, Firebug Lite for Google Chrome should please most users who want to find out the HTML and CSS code of webpages.

Reviewed by , last updated on April 4th, 2013

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314 KB
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developed by:
Joe Hewitt
operating system(s):
Windows All
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What's New in version 1.4.0
  • Overview:
  • Issue 4776: [Firebug lite] CSS Media Types
  • Issue 4777: [Firebug lite] Specificity of CSS Rules
  • Issue 3760: [Firebug lite] CommandLine throws syntax error if there's a comment in the expression
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Firebug Lite for Google Chrome - You can easily navigate through the tabs in order to find the information that you need.Firebug Lite for Google Chrome - This extension allows you to view details about the document object model elements on the page.

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