JS: How to Use Browser Console

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

A easy way to try JavaScript code is to use browser's JavaScript console, usually under a menu named Developer Tool.

On Microsoft Windows, Google Chrome: Press F12 or Ctrl+Shift+i to toggle console.

(same key in linux, and Firefox too.)

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chrome JavaScript console 2019-06-12


In Safari, turn on Develop menu, then ⌘ command+⌥ option+i

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Sarari web dev console 2019-06-11
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in macOS Safari, to turn on web console, go to Safari Preferences, Advanced tab. Then, 【⌘ command+⌥ option+i】 to turn on web console.


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Firefox console 2018-08-25

JavaScript Basics

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  2. true, false
  3. Operators
  4. Branch Control
  5. Loop
  6. Array Basics
  7. Object Basics
  8. RegExp Basics
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