O'Reilly logo

Pro Internet Explorer 8 & 9 Development: Developing Powerful Applications for The Next Generation of IE by Matthew Crowley

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 5. Debugging and Inspecting Pages with Developer Tools

In-browser development tools are all about experimentation—while most of your development might take place in Dreamweaver, Aptana, or vi, those development environments don't always provide enough insight into how your page will behave in an actual browser. That's where the IE developer tools come in: they ensure your pages look, feel, and act the way you intended. A wide variety of tools are included in the package, covering a number of important scenarios in the development process: a markup inspector for analyzing HTML, a layout and styles inspector for CSS and element positioning, a JavaScript debugger for deducing problems with script, a script profiler for analyzing script performance, ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required