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HTML5 Multimedia Development Cookbook by Lee Jordan, Dale Cruse

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Using browser developer tools to monitor web storage

Web storage can be challenging to test. Using developer tools in browsers, such as Safari or Firefox addons such as Firebug, make it easier to diagnose issues and track the values of variables. In this recipe, we will use the native developer tools in the Google Chrome browser to explore the key/value pairs stored in the local storage area of a browser.

Getting ready

You will need a recent version of the Google Chrome browser and one of the local storage code files for this chapter.

How to do it...

Open one of the local storage exercise files from this chapter in a Google Chrome browser window.

Click View, select Developer from the View menu, and then choose Developer tools from the Developer fly-out ...

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