Automatically captured data

Bugsnag automatically captures a variety of data to help you debug your errors. You may wish to avoid capturing some types of data, particularly if there are privacy implications for your users.

User information

User information is used to show you which errors are impacting the most users. Set your own user identifiers if you want to be able to find errors affecting individual users.

Data Default value Preventing collection
User ID The user’s IP address To override set user or to prevent collection configure collectUserIp

Device information

Information about the device can be useful to identify if an error is only occurring on some devices.

Data Default value Preventing collection
Locale The locale of the browser Modify device in a callback
User agent The user agent of the browser Modify device in a callback

Request information

Details about the request can be helpful to reproduce errors.

Data Default value Preventing collection
Client IP The IP address Configure collectUserIp
Request URL The URL including query parameters Modify request in a callback

Breadcrumbs are automatically recorded for common actions and can be helpful to reproduce errors.

Data Default value Preventing collection
Console message The message sent to the console and its severity Set consoleBreadcrumbsEnabled or modify breadcrumbs in a callback
User interactions The selector of the element which was clicked and its text value Set interactionBreadcrumbsEnabled or modify breadcrumbs in a callback
Navigation The URL, page title and history state when navigation occurs Set navigationBreadcrumbsEnabled or modify breadcrumbs in a callback
Network requests The URL requested and the status code returned Set networkBreadcrumbsEnabled or modify breadcrumbs in a callback

Error information

Modifying error information may affect error grouping.

Data Default value Preventing collection
Context The pathname of the URL Modify context in a callback
Error class The class of the error that occurred Modify errorClass in a callback
Error message The message of the error that occurred Modify errorMessage in a callback
Inline script content The contents of an inline script where an error occurred Modify stacktrace in a callback
Stack trace The URL of the file where the error occurred, method and line number Modify stacktrace in a callback

Vue-specific information

Vue provides additional information to the error handler, which is added to error reports as metadata.

Data Default value Preventing collection
Component The name of the component that errored Modify vue metadata in a callback
Props The value of all the props passed to the component that errored Modify vue metadata in a callback
Error info The lifecycle hook where the error was found, e.g. "render", "nextTick" Modify vue metadata in a callback