HTTP Header Viewer

  • HTTP Header Viewer

What is this tool?

Importance of the HTTP Header Viewer tool

The service of HTTP Header Viewer tool provides an option for inspecting the HTTP Headers that is sent by the web servers along with the files. You can make use of this tool for making correction in the MIME type that is provided for each file type. It is believed that looking HTTP Header from the side of the clients is easier and quicker. There are certain things that should be kept in mind while using the tool such as examining the work of the HTTP Compression, checking the accurate version of the HTTP, Checking of the send and the received cookies, examining other header values and redirects checking. You can able to know the exact returns to the browser by the HTTP request.

View of the HTTP Header with the use of browser developer tools

Firefox: you can start the built in developer tools of the Firefox by using the option of ctrl+ shift+ I. You can utilize time by pressing ctrl+ shift+ Q; this will help in taking you direct to the network pool. The collection of the data will begins when you press F5. When you are having some output, you can view the HTTP Headers by simply clicking on the name of the object. For knowing the formatted cooking information, click on the cookies tab. When you browse to the new page, the current data is cleared by the page. The version of the HTTP can be only viewed by making the use of the console tab.

Chrome: start the built in developer tool for the Chrome with the use of the Ctrl+ Shift+ I. You cannot have any option to directly open them, but you can do by pressing the Ctrl+ [or [Ctrl] +] for moving between tool tables. The collection of the data is done by pressing the F5 button. For getting the formatted cookies information, click on the cookies tab.

Internet Explorer: By pressing the F12, you can launch the built in developer tools of the internet explorer. The network tool is opened by pressing Ctrl + 4. The data is collected by using the F5.

How to use?

How to use the HTTP Header Viewer tool?

For using the tool, you are required to enter the URL whose header you want to view. By submitting this information, you are able to view the complete information about the HTTP Header. Google Chrome is considered as the strong web browser that performs very hard for proving a very prompt and stable browsing experience.