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|How do I see full page error messages from Firefox?|
In IE, I get a verbose error - In Firefox, I get a small java alert.
| 1:58 pm on Aug 4, 2004 (gmt 0)|
Basically, I code ASP applications and when I used IE all I needed to do was to enable the Java Console.
What happens when a page errors out is that I get a full error page displayed - most often with the type of error listed, and a line # at which it occurred.
In Firefox, I get a small java alert that pops up and says the page just ain't gonna load.
Is there a way to enable the same type of verbose error page as IE displays - but in Firefox?
| 2:06 pm on Aug 4, 2004 (gmt 0)|
Firefox has an error console too(better than IE's). In the "Tools" menu.
| 3:27 pm on Aug 4, 2004 (gmt 0)|
How can I enable verbose error pages?
Like, so instead of ---
[Alert Box Pop-Up]
The connection to www.yourdomain.com has been terminated unexpectedly. Some data may have been transferred.
I get an error like this ---
The page cannot be displayed
Cannot find server or DNS Error
| 3:34 pm on Aug 4, 2004 (gmt 0)|
Try entering about:config in the address bar - go down to:
change it to true.
| 4:50 pm on Aug 4, 2004 (gmt 0)|
Or if your really lazy you can download this extension [extensionroom.mozdev.org]. AFAIK it just makes the change in about:config for you.
| 9:07 pm on Aug 4, 2004 (gmt 0)|
Actually... it also shows the troubled location (like if you were redirecting to an unresolvable page) in the URL field as well - so it's worth the 2 second DL.
Thanks for the help.
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