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Gathering Console Logs to Diagnose GUI Issues in 8x8 Contact Center
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Gathering Console Logs to Diagnose GUI Issues in 8x8 Contact Center



To gather console data to help diagnose issues with the 8x8 Contact Center's 8x8 Agent Console, which Support Agents can use for investigation purposes.

Applies To

  • Web Browsers (Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, etc)
  • Console Logs/Data


  1. Open Browser.
    • If using Chrome Incognito ensure that you un-select block third party cookieschrome incognito.png
  2. Log into Contact Center > press F12 before the issue occurs.

    It is very important that F12 then F5 are pressed before the issue occurs otherwise the data is incomplete and will not be useful as it wont have collected the data needed.

    • In Chrome it will then bring up a side panel:
    • In Firefox it will look like this: 
  3. Press F5 to refresh the screen.
  4. Click Network tab.
    • Chrome example:
    • Firefox example:
  5. You will need to Enable logging:
    • In Chrome click Preserve Log:
    • In Firefox click Persist Logs

Saving Console Logs (HAR file)

When the issue occurs then follow the below steps, for Chrome and Firefox, and then attach the saved.HAR file to the case or email to us for investigation.

In Chrome

  1. Right click in the main body.
  2. Click Save as HAR with content.
  3. Find a location to save to > click Save.

In Firefox 

  1. Click HAR (far right).
  2. Click Save All As HAR.
  3. Click Save file to save in download folder.
  4. Click OK.



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