Yesterday, my boss shared a Google doc spreadsheet form with view permission only and I got disabled Form, Tools, Insert, Format menu options. How can I see the form UI? It is good and interesting object for me to see the form UI of spreadsheet.
Sometimes, it is required to view browser server interaction what requests are being sent from the computer to the web server and response from the web server. This article explains the different tools to monitor and analyze all incoming and outgoing HTTP traffic between the browser and the web servers.
Generally, For a web developer, It is required to know the exact requests are being sent from his computer to the web server and response from the web server. Here are the steps to view all HTTP requests and responses with Firebug.
The use of Ajax techniques has led to an increase in interactive or dynamic interfaces on web pages. With Ajax, web applications can retrieve data from the server asynchronously in the background without interfering with the display and behavior of the existing page.
For a developer, It is required to log Ajax request & response to identify errors.
The easiest way to see browser server interaction is to use a tool like Fiddler, which shows every request and response between your machine and a web server. It allows to inspect all http(s) traffic, set breakpoints. Generally, it is required to submit web form programmatically and for this, we must know about http request/response format for the web page. Here is simple example to submit asp.net web form from C# windows app with the help of Fiddler.