Capturing traffic from your application with Fiddler utility

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In cases where you need to troubleshoot the interaction with some external service, it may be useful to add a tool such as Fiddler to log the traffic exchanged.

Depending on the technology used follow these steps


Configure a Java Application to Use Fiddler

If you are using tomcat you can set the following properties directly to the Tomcat Manager | options:



Configure .NET Applications

For a C# web application modify the web.config adding the following tags under COnfiguration section:

<defaultProxy enabled="true" useDefaultCredentials="true">
  <proxy autoDetect="false" bypassonlocal="false" proxyaddress="" usesystemdefault="false" />


Configure Fiddler for Android / Google Nexus 7


Capture Traffic from iOS Device