Friday, 6 May 2011

Use Fiddler with Blackberry simulator

In order to use Fiddler with Blackberry simulators the MDS simulator needs to be configured to use a proxy by amending the config file for the MDS simulator.

This is as simple as opening the config file at 'C:\Program Files (x86)\Research In Motion\BlackBerry Email and MDS Services Simulators 4.1.2\MDS\config\' for a default installation.

Once the config file is open you need to look for the section titled [HTTP HANDLER] and add the following three lines

The proxy port in this example is 8888 which is the default port used by Fiddler.

The complete HTTP handler section should look similar to the following: