07.30 Application and Page Level Tracing


2005, 2008, 2010



When debugging any project, it’s good to have as much information as possible to help deal with any issues. Working with web projects is always a challenge no matter what IDE you use. Fortunately, the folks on the web team have provided a useful tool just for web developers: tracing. Tracing can be enabled at two levels: application and page.


Generally, you should not enable tracing in an production website, because this can display sensitive configuration information to anyone who views pages in the website. Tracing is intended for debugging purposes only. If the localOnly attribute is true, trace information is displayed only for localhost requests. Additionally, ...

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