"Fortunate are those who take the first steps.” ― Paulo Coelho

IE Developer Toolbar 1.0 – Handly tool to inspect/debug webpages in IE

Today when I was going through
XML,SAX and DOM related stuffs(XML new bie), I came across DOM Inspector for
Firefox, later started searching for any free utility to debug and validate the
web pages in IE. Thanks to Jayveer for sharing this niche tool to debug WebPages in IE…interesting
and must need for developers who mesh up with tags and elements,CSS,class Id’s

Internet Explorer Developer Toolbar

MS made available the IE Developer Toolbar, on May 7, 2007 as an
add-on for Internet
Explorer 6
and Internet Explorer 7 that aims to aid
in design and debugging of web pages. The Internet Explorer Developer Toolbar
provides several features for exploring and understanding Web pages. These
features enable you to:

  • Explore and modify the document object
    model (DOM
    ) of a
    Web page.

  • Locate and select specific
    elements on a Web page through a variety of techniques.

  • Selectively disable Internet
    Explorer settings.

  • View HTML object class names,
    ID’s, and details such as link paths, tab index values, and access keys.

  • Outline tables, table cells,
    images, or selected tags.

  • Validate HTML, CSS, WAI, and RSS web
    feed links.

  • Display image dimensions, file
    sizes, path information, and alternate (ALT) text.

  • Immediately resize the browser
    window to a new resolution.

  • Selectively clear the browser
    cache and saved cookies. Choose from all objects or those associated with
    a given domain.

  • Display a fully featured design
    ruler to help accurately align and measure objects on your pages.

  • Find the style rules used to set
    specific style values on an element.

  • View the formatted and syntax
    colored source of HTML and CSS.

Available for download here at :


May 18, 2007 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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