Salesforce Lightning Inspector

Salesforce Lightning Inspector

For inspecting Lightning apps

  • Salesforce Lightning Inspector
  • Salesforce Lightning Inspector
  • Salesforce Lightning Inspector
  • Salesforce Lightning Inspector
  • Salesforce Lightning Inspector
What is Salesforce Lightning Inspector?
Salesforce Lightning Inspector is a Chrome extension designed to streamline and boost Lightning Component development. It equips you with access to important data about your running applications and components. Features allow navigation and inspection of component structures, identifying performance bottlenecks, debugging server interactions, tracking event sequences, among others. Regular updates bring in a host of enhancements, bug fixes, better compliance, and new features like telemetry, Lightning Stylesheet Previewer, and more.
Stats
Users: 60,000+
Version: 1.0.11 (Last updated: 2021-03-20)
Creation date: 2020-07-26
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • contextMenus
  • http://*.force.com/*
  • https://*.force.com/*
  • http://*.salesforce.com/*
  • https://*.salesforce.com/*
Size: 9.14M
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The Salesforce Lightning Inspector opens up and improves your Lightning Component development, giving you access to a wealth of data about your running applications and components.

With the Salesforce Lightning Inspector you can:

  • Easily inspect and navigate the structure of your components
  • Identify performance bottlenecks by looking at a graph of component creation time
  • Debug server interactions faster by monitoring and modifying responses
  • Navigate the component tree, inspect components and their associated DOM elements
  • Track event firing and handling sequences

Update March 19, 2021

Added telemetry

Update July 10, 2020

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User reviews
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Pros
  • Helpful for troubleshooting and diagnosing problems with Apex and lightning callbacks from components.
  • The ability to monitor Actions and Events is very valuable.
  • Beneficial when used in conjunction with the Developer Console.
Cons
  • Does not work with enhanced domains in community.
  • Frequent errors such as being unable to clear marks on inspected window.
  • Functionality issues with areas such as the Performance Tab and the Component Tree.
  • Search is not fully functional and the tool often crashes or hangs up.
  • Does not function consistently across different machines.
Most mentioned
  • Issues with the Performance Tab.
  • Errors and crashes.
  • The inability to inspect objects properly or fully using the Developer Console.
  • Problems with the Component Tree.
  • Search functionality problems
Recent reviews
Please add an ability to manage site's that app can access. It doesn't work in community if enhanced domains are on.
by Dmitry Komarov Dmitry Komarov, 2023-06-27

I would give it 10 stars if I could
by Caleb Burke Caleb Burke, 2023-03-21

Незаменимое расширение!
by Vladimir Opyata Vladimir Opyata, 2022-11-02
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Safety
Risk impact

Salesforce Lightning Inspector may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Salesforce Lightning Inspector has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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