Unleash Nuxt Developer Experience. A set of visual tools that help you to know your app better.

Nuxt DevTools

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Unleash Nuxt Developer Experience.
Nuxt DevTools is a set of visual tools that help you to know your app better.

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Nuxt DevTools requires Nuxt v3.1.0 or higher.

You can opt-in Nuxt DevTools per project by going to the project root and run:

npx nuxi@latest devtools enable

Restart your Nuxt server and open your app in browser. Click the Nuxt icon on the bottom (or press Shift + Alt / ⇧ Shift + ⌥ Option + D) to toggle the DevTools.

Note: If you using nvm or other Node version managers, we suggest to run the enable command again after switching Node version.

Similarly, you can disable it per project by running:

npx nuxi@latest devtools disable

Install Manually

Nuxt DevTools is currently provided as a module (might be changed in the future). If you prefer, you can also install it locally, which will be activated for all your team members.

npm i -D @nuxt/devtools
// nuxt.config.ts
export default defineNuxtConfig({
  modules: [

Edge Release Channel

Similar to Nuxt's Edge Channel, DevTools also offers an edge release channel, that automatically releases for every commit to main branch.

You can opt-in to the edge release channel by running:

  "devDependencies": {
--    "@nuxt/devtools": "^0.1.0"
++    "@nuxt/devtools": "npm:@nuxt/devtools-edge@latest"

Remove lockfile (package-lock.json, yarn.lock, or pnpm-lock.yaml) and reinstall dependencies.

Module Options

To configure Nuxt DevTools, you can pass the devtools options.

// nuxt.config.ts
export default defineNuxtConfig({
  modules: [
  devtools: {
    // Enable devtools (default: true)
    enabled: true,
    // VS Code Server options
    vscode: {},
    // ...other options

For all options available, please refer to TSDocs in your IDE, or the type definition file.


Read the Announcement Blog Post 🎊 for why we built Nuxt DevTools and what it can do!

Module Authors

Please refer to the Module Authors Guide.

Contribution Guide

Please refer to the Contribution Guide.