IntelliJ IDEA 13.1.0 Web Help

Some features described here are available in Ultimate edition only.

A filter dynamically intercepts requests and responses to transform or use the information contained in the requests or responses.

Filters can be applied to any resource that can be specified with a URL.

Filters are created and configured through the <filter> and <filter-name> elements in the web.xml Web Application deployment descriptor.

IntelliJ IDEA provides a friendly interface for configuring filters in the Web Module Editor window.

Creating and configuring a filter includes:

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