How do I monitor a page with Ajax (Web 2.0)?

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Q: How do I monitor a page with Ajax (Web 2.0)?

A: Ajax* actions and events occur in the client browser. WebWatchBot's web page and web server monitoring is only performed on the server and not on browser events and actions. Web pages with Ajax can be monitored with WebWatchBot; however, the dynamic content that may be generated after the page is downloaded cannot. Additionally, the Transaction Recorder may allow you to perform actions on a webpage that are driven by Ajax, but the playback will not be able to replay those actions as they have all occurred in the browser.


* Ajax (also AJAX; pronounced /ˈeɪdʒæks/; an acronym for Asynchronous JavaScript and XML)[1] is a group of interrelated web development methods used on the client-side to create interactive web applications. With Ajax, web applications can send data to, and retrieve data from, a server asynchronously (in the background) without interfering with the display and behavior of the existing page. Data is usually retrieved using the XMLHttpRequest object. Despite the name, the use of XML is not needed (JSON is often used instead), and the requests need not be asynchronous. (Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ajax_%28programming%29)