Apollo Client Devtools

Apollo Client Devtools

GraphQL debugging tools for Apollo Client.

Apollo Client Devtools
What is Apollo Client Devtools?
"Apollo Client Devtools" is a Firefox extension offering powerful features to debug and manage Apollo Client-based GraphQL applications. It comes with tools such as a query explorer, watcher, mutation, and cache inspector, to optimize the development workflow. Navigate the Apollo Client cache, monitor active queries, and debug mutations directly within your browser.
Stats
Users: 7,641 ▲ 70
Rating: 3.93 (29)
Version: 4.12.4 (Last updated: 2024-05-15)
Creation date: 2018-02-01
Weekly download count: 179
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Size: 322.36K
URLs: Website
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Summary

Apollo Client Devtools is a Firefox add-on for the open-source GraphQL client, Apollo Client. This extension has 4 main features:

  1. A built-in explorer that allows you to make queries against your GraphQL server using your app's network interface directly (no configuration necessary).

  2. A query watcher that shows you which queries are being watched by the current page, when those queries are loading, and what variables those queries are using.

  3. A mutation inspector that displays the mutations made to your Apollo Client application data.

  4. A cache inspector that displays your Apollo Client cache data. You can explore the cache through a tree-like interface, and search for specific field keys and values.

Code for this extension can be found at: https://github.com/apollographql/apollo-client-devtools

Any bugs can be reported by opening a new issue at: https://github.com/apollographql/apollo-client-devtools/issues/new

To learn more about Apollo, see: https://www.apollographql.com

User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • Useful when it works.
  • Provides detailed Apollo Client developer tools for those who can get it to work.
  • Positive feedback once properly configured with connectToDevTools: true.
Cons
  • Many users report that it does not work or connect.
  • Requires removal and reinstallation to fix issues at times.
  • Missing DevTools tab image and user interface issues.
Most mentioned
  • Does not work or has trouble connecting on various setups.
  • Problems with visibility in Firefox Developer Tools.
  • Need to set 'connectToDevTools: true' in the ApolloClient instance to work.
Recent reviews
Well, it just doesnt work on LinuxMint Firefox. Just keeps on trying to connect. Of course I have provided the flag in my client config. Doesnt work on Chromium browsers either. Thanks for wasting my time. Apollo is great, this extension sucks.
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Safety
Risk impact

Apollo Client Devtools may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Apollo Client Devtools is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this add-on.

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