8/22/07
1:57 pm

Safari Debug Mode

How to turn on Safari's Debug mode so you can use additional functionality like the JavaScript console, Web Inspector, and spoof Internet Explorer.

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Comments: 10 Responses to “Safari Debug Mode”

    Robert Mercado
    9/6/09 @ 10:54 pm

    I have tried this and the debug has not appeared. I have followed every step many times over. Any suggestions?
    Robert

      9/7/09 @ 8:37 am

      This video was made in the Safari 3 era. For Safari 4, it still works, but the menu that appears is called “Develop.”

    Robert
    9/11/09 @ 11:22 pm

    Gary
    Many thanks! Let’s do this, would “Develop” still have the same features and if so, how can I test that?
    Rob

      9/12/09 @ 8:31 am

      The just renamed the Debug menu “Develop,” that’s all. You turn it on the same way, though.

    David
    2/8/10 @ 10:03 am

    I’m getting this error…
    -bash: default: command not found

    I’m using version 4.0

      2/8/10 @ 10:27 am

      When are you getting the error? Details…

    David
    2/8/10 @ 11:53 am

    I’m going to the terminal and typing in the “default write com.apple.Safari IncludeDebugMenu 1” and when I press “return” I get that error.

      2/8/10 @ 12:03 pm

      It is “defaults” not “default” — with an “s”

    susan
    6/9/10 @ 5:01 pm

    once you get the debugging errors , how do you fix the problem?? what do you do to fix it, I am showing all kinds of erros but dont know what to do now?

      6/9/10 @ 6:10 pm

      Are you taking about errors on a Web page that you are building? If so, then you have to debug it, etc. But if you mean errors on a page you didn’t make yourself, then there is nothing for you to do. Just ignore them.

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