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iOS devices and Charles

This setup guide will help you configure Charles and your device so you can view your app’s network traffic in plain text. NOTE: You can’t view/intercept the traffic of apps with a pinned certificate. Most apps with sensitive data, e.g. banking apps, will block you from viewing/intercepting their traffic. If you just want to playContinue reading “iOS devices and Charles”

Android devices and Charles

This tutorial will show you how to configure Charles and your device so you can view your app’s network traffic in plain text. NOTE: Since Android Nougat (7.1), Google have blocked you from intercepting/decrypting network traffic from Play Store apps. NOTE: To proceed with this tutorial, you will need to be able to build yourContinue reading “Android devices and Charles”

Rewrite – Tips & Tricks

Here are some tips and tricks I’ve picked up over the years while working with Rewrites that make creating them a little easier! The ‘Notes’ Columns Swap ‘Info’ column for ‘Notes’ The more Rewrites you use the more sense it makes to swap the ‘Info’ column for the ‘Notes’ one Right-click the the bar withContinue reading “Rewrite – Tips & Tricks”

Android Articles

Common Problems – Android

08 Jul 2020, updated: 16 Mar 2022 Here are some of the common issues people face when working with Android and Charles. Details on how…

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Android Emulators and Charles

30 Jun 2021, updated: 21 Oct 2021 The only slight difference between configuring Charles to work for physical devices and emulators, is the wifi network.…

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iOS Articles

iOS devices and Charles

This setup guide will help you configure Charles and your device so you can view your app’s network traffic in plain text. NOTE: You can’t…

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Common Problems – iOS

Last updated: 22 Nov 2022 Here are some of the common issues people face when working with iOS and Charles. Details on how to fix…

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Rewrite Articles

Rewrite – Modify the Response

The Rewrite feature allows you to automatically modify distinct parts of the Response. Here are some helpful use cases: The Rewrite feature has a long…

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Rewrite – Redirect URL

Rewriting URLs can be really useful if you need to point your new build to a specific environment i.e. point Prod build at non-Prod env.…

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Rewrite – Modify the Request

The Rewrite feature allows you to automatically modify different elements of a Request. If you are familiar with Breakpoints, you can think of Rewrites as…

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Advanced Repeat

09 Nov 2020, updated: 04 Jan 2021 The Advanced Repeat feature lets you automatically hit endpoints at predefined intervals. You can also to add delays…

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Firefox and Charles

02 Nov 2020, updated: 04 Jan 2021 If you want to view decrypted Firefox network traffic in Charles, you need to perform 1 extra task…

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