Down and Dirty with Chrome Developer Tools


  • The toggle state button allows you to toggle CSS pseudo anchor state.
  • Clicking the source file name or ctr + click the property will load the associated source file.
  • Properties that are crossed out are either overriden or unknown to Chrome.

Increment property values with the following shortcuts:

Increment Value key-stroke
.1 alt + up & alt + down
1 up & down
10 shift + up & shift + down


Inspect the following element and toggle its state.