View POST Data using Chrome Developer Tools
Andrew B. Collier
When figuring out how to formulate the contents of a POST request it’s often useful to see the “typical” fields submitted directly from a web form.
- Open Developer Tools in Chrome. Select the
Networktab (at the top).
- Submit the form. Watch the magic happening in the Developer Tools console.
- Click on the first document listed in the Developer Tools console, then select the `Headers` tab.
That’s just scratching the surface of the wealth of information available on the
Network tab. Read this to find out more.