These error types are often hard to find without navigating to each page with the Developer tools open. In addition, they can lead to potential problems for your website visitors when they begin to interact with the page.
This newly published video walks you through this process in more detail.
Welcome to Website Upgrade Tester.com, the new cloud-based tool that helps you test any upgrade, service pack or security patch to your website.
Website Upgrade Tester runs your pages through a special version of the Chrome browser.
These are errors that are often hard to see and may cause unwanted issues for your users.
Simply click on the third icon in the left-side menu, the Comparison Runs icon, to open a listing of your runs.
Here you will see 3 groups of numbers.
Let’s drill into the first number and see the specifics of the unique errors.
By default, this page shows the first 100 errors, sorted by the most prevalent errors first.
Like on other pages, you can specify a filter based on the type of error, or you can search for a specific phrase.
From here you can drill in and see the list of pages with that error.
Clicking this link will drill into the count showing the details of those errors that occurred on this page for this screen size.
In the Compare Status dialog, you can see the error count for that page and screen-size
and drill in and see the actual errors. You can also see the list of errors for the before and after, side by side.
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