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In older versions of Safari and Chrome you can filter http requests to only show xhr requests for example. This seems to have been removed in the Safari 6 developer tools.

Am I missing something, an undocumented hot key?

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In the Instruments panel (the icon of the stopwatch), click Network Requests on the left. You should then see the timeline on the left, and a list of requests underneath. Click the Type column heading to sort the requests by type and then all the XHR requests will be grouped together.

Alternatively, in Safari's Develop menu, you can select "Use WebKit Web Inspector" to switch back to the old inspector.

Develop Menu

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The alternative is what I'm looking for but I do not see an option to "Use WebKit Web Inspector". I've been using the sort on type as a replacement since the switch over but I do not like it. –  Mark Sep 17 '12 at 16:49
@Mark: see screenshot above. –  daGUY Sep 17 '12 at 19:26
Odd, I definitely do not have that. What build of Safari 6 are you using? 8536.25 is mine on OS X 10.8.1 –  Mark Sep 17 '12 at 19:32
I'm running 7536.25 on 10.7.4. Maybe they took that option out when running under 10.8? –  daGUY Sep 17 '12 at 19:37
Noooo...that sucks. I was hoping it was just me. :( Thanks for your help! –  Mark Sep 17 '12 at 20:03

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