The following details the steps needed to access the Developer tools for the four most popular browsers as used by TSE's and other users.
To submit commands directly to the main frame used by most forms in the ServiceNow system, you will probably need to perform one additional step:
This should then set the current frame to the gsft_main frame which is the main ServiceNow frame used in most record types.
To access the Developer tools in the current version of the Firefox browser the following steps can be performed:
As with most other browsers, you may need to change the active frame in which commands are submitted to the gsft_main frame which, for most forms in the ServiceNow system, contains the data and objects of a record. To change the active frame, perform this additional step:
To access the Developer tools in the Internet Explorer browser, follow these steps:
You will most probably also need to change the current active frame such that it is associated with the gift_main frame which is the anchor frame used by most ServiceNow record types. To do this, the following additional step should be followed:
To access the Developer tools in the Microsoft Edge browser, follow these steps:
To set the frame to the main_gsft frame which is the main root frame used by most ServiceNow forms, perform the following additional step:
To access the Developer tools in Safari, you will first need to ensure you have the Developer tools in your application menu. If you do not find a Developer menu that can be selected in the menu bar, first perform these steps to allow access to that menu.
To change to the main frame which is usually required when working with forms displaying data in the ServiceNow platform, perform the following additional step:
Each of the major browser types includes articles and links providing detailed information about the features. The following are links to the general pages for each of these major browsers: