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Override The User Agent String From Chrome DevTools

To override the user agent string from Chrome DevTools:

  1. Press Command+Shift+P (Mac) or Control+Shift+P (Windows, Linux, Chrome OS) to open the Command Menu.

    The Command Menu.
    Figure 1. The Command Menu

  2. Type network conditions, select Show Network conditions, and press Enter to open the Network conditions tab.

  3. In the User agent section disable the Select automatically checkbox.

    Disabling 'Select automatically'.
    Figure 2. Disabling Select automatically

  4. Select a user agent string from the list, or enter your own custom string.

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