Enterprise Software

Hands-on with the Google Chrome Development Tools

Console Panel

Next, click the show Console button on the far right side of the toolbar. If there are any errors or warnings detected, they will be displayed in the bottom-right corner of the window. Clicking on any of these errors will also open the Console panel.

The Console provides auto-completion and tab-completion; therefore, as you type expressions, property names are automatically suggested. If there are multiple properties with the same prefix, pressing the Tab key will allow you to cycle through the list. Pressing the right arrow key will accept the highlighted suggestion. The current suggestion is also accepted by pressing the Tab key if there is only one matched property. The Console panel supports all 21 functions provided in Firebug's Command Line API. Here is Console panel un-docked.

About Ryan Boudreaux

Ryan has performed in a broad range of technology support roles for electric-generation utilities, including nuclear power plants, and for the telecommunications industry. He has worked in web development for the restaurant industry and the Federal g...

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