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Install-Package NLog -Version 4.4.0
dotnet add package NLog --version 4.4.0
<PackageReference Include="NLog" Version="4.4.0" />
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paket add NLog --version 4.4.0
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#r "nuget: NLog, 4.4.0"
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// Install NLog as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=NLog&version=4.4.0

// Install NLog as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=NLog&version=4.4.0
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NLog is a logging platform for .NET with rich log routing and management capabilities. It can help you produce and manage high-quality logs for your application regardless of its size or complexity.
This package installs NLog.dll with includes core logging functionality.
For your main project also need to install "NLog Configuration" package.

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Windows Phone wp8 wp81
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NLog.Extensions.Logging The ID prefix of this package has been reserved for one of the owners of this package by NuGet.org.

NLog LoggerProvider for Microsoft.Extensions.Logging for logging in .NET Standard libraries and .NET Core applications. For ASP.NET Core, check: https://www.nuget.org/packages/NLog.Web.AspNetCore

NLog.Config The ID prefix of this package has been reserved for one of the owners of this package by NuGet.org.

NLog.config file to get started with configuring NLog. This package is not mandatory to get started with NLog: the configuration file can created manually (read specs here: https://github.com/NLog/NLog/wiki/Configuration-file) or the configuration can be created programmatically. (read more here: https://github.com/NLog/NLog/wiki/Configuration-API) Note: Unfortunately this package won't work well when using <PackageReference> Advised to: - download manually: https://raw.githubusercontent.com/NLog/NLog/v4.4/src/NuGet/NLog.Config/content/NLog.config - set "Copy To Output Directory" to "Copy if newer"

Microsoft.ApplicationInsights.NLogTarget The ID prefix of this package has been reserved for one of the owners of this package by NuGet.org.

Application Insights NLog Target is a custom target allowing you to send NLog log messages to Application Insights. Application Insights will collect your logs from multiple sources and provide rich powerful search capabilities. Privacy statement: https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=512156

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NLog logging for ASP.NET and ASP.NET MVC. Includes targets and layout renderers for websites and web applications. This package is for ASP.NET 3.5+ For ASP.NET Core: Check https://www.nuget.org/packages/NLog.Web.AspNetCore

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NLog.Extended.dll provides MSMQ target and AppSetting renderer

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Version Downloads Last updated
5.0.1 137,269 6/12/2022
5.0.0 389,905 5/16/2022
5.0.0-rc2 110,801 1/19/2022
5.0.0-rc1 82,835 12/20/2021
5.0.0-preview.3 47,958 10/26/2021
5.0.0-preview.2 12,227 10/3/2021
5.0.0-preview.1 12,655 8/25/2021
4.7.15 982,748 3/26/2022
4.7.14 651,921 2/23/2022
4.7.13 2,004,428 12/5/2021
4.7.12 1,433,572 10/24/2021
4.7.11 4,701,569 8/18/2021
4.7.10 4,232,691 5/14/2021
4.7.9 3,920,317 3/24/2021
4.7.8 2,105,886 2/25/2021
4.7.7 1,878,658 1/20/2021
4.7.6 3,426,273 12/6/2020
4.7.5 4,031,169 9/27/2020
4.7.4 3,138,343 8/22/2020
4.7.3 1,172,160 7/31/2020
4.7.2 7,665,928 5/18/2020
4.7.1 100,852 5/15/2020
4.7.0 3,984,109 3/20/2020
4.6.8 12,615,409 11/4/2019
4.6.7 9,279,370 8/25/2019
4.6.6 2,443,426 7/14/2019
4.6.5 3,160,242 6/14/2019
4.6.4 2,320,126 5/28/2019
4.6.3 2,240,335 4/30/2019
4.6.2 1,786,744 4/2/2019
4.6.1 248,642 3/29/2019
4.6.0 728,054 3/21/2019
4.5.11 12,819,714 11/6/2018
4.5.10 4,975,049 9/17/2018
4.5.9 1,308,059 8/24/2018
4.5.8 1,864,902 8/5/2018
4.5.7 1,020,623 7/19/2018
4.5.6 2,719,828 5/29/2018
4.5.5 710,652 5/25/2018
4.5.4 2,660,678 5/5/2018
4.5.3 1,409,435 4/16/2018
4.5.2 910,257 4/6/2018
4.5.1 278,831 4/3/2018
4.5.0 5,812,651 3/25/2018
4.4.13 739,874 2/27/2018
4.4.12 6,094,445 8/8/2017
4.4.11 1,730,304 6/17/2017
4.4.10 385,710 5/31/2017
4.4.9 993,629 5/5/2017
4.4.8 165,019 4/28/2017
4.4.7 111,389 4/25/2017
4.4.6 312,336 4/15/2017
4.4.5 455,436 3/28/2017
4.4.4 555,398 3/10/2017
4.4.3 688,909 2/17/2017
4.4.2 387,014 2/6/2017
4.4.1 1,352,390 12/24/2016
4.4.0 292,688 12/14/2016
4.3.11 991,531 11/7/2016
4.3.10 707,221 10/11/2016
4.3.9 462,296 9/18/2016
4.3.8 626,641 9/5/2016
4.3.7 604,811 8/6/2016
4.3.6 262,546 7/23/2016
4.3.5 828,291 6/12/2016
4.3.4 725,368 5/16/2016
4.3.3 381,653 4/28/2016
4.3.2 90,153 4/26/2016
4.3.1 108,338 4/20/2016
4.3.0 139,610 4/16/2016
4.2.3 1,657,167 12/20/2015
4.2.2 299,834 12/2/2015
4.2.1 439,946 11/21/2015
4.2.0 392,731 10/24/2015
4.1.2 778,898 9/20/2015
4.1.1 157,967 9/12/2015
4.1.0 206,437 8/31/2015
4.0.1 776,772 6/18/2015
4.0.0 980,115 6/9/2015
3.2.1 831,306 4/24/2015
3.2.0 1,456,545 1/2/2015
3.1.0 1,469,228 6/24/2014
3.0.0 220,181 6/2/2014
2.1.0 1,705,474 10/10/2013
2.0.1.2 940,125 4/8/2013
2.0.0.2000 1,749,200 7/18/2011
1.0.0.505 477,072 1/7/2011

See http://nlog-project.org/2016/12/14/nlog-4-4-is-live.html



## Features

- [#1583] Don't stop logging when there is an invalid layoutrenderer in the layout. (@304NotModified)
- [#1740] WebServiceTarget support for JSON & Injecting JSON serializer into NLog (#1740) (@tetrodoxin)
- [#1754] JsonLayout: JsonLayout: add includeAllProperties & excludeProperties  (@aireq)
- [#1439] Allow comma separated values (List) for Layout Renderers in nlog.config (@304NotModified)
- [#1782] Improvement on #1439: Support Generic (I)List and (I)Set for Target/Layout/Layout renderers properties in nlog.config (@304NotModified)
- [#1769] Optionally keeping variables during configuration reload (@nazim9214)
- [#1514] Add LimitingTargetWrapper (#1514) (@Jeinhaus)
- [#1581] Registering Layout renderers with func (one line needed), easier registering layout/layoutrender/targets (@304NotModified)
- [#1735] UrlHelper - Added standard support for UTF8 encoding, added support for RFC2396  &  RFC3986 (#1735) (@snakefoot)
- [#1768] ExceptionLayoutRenderer - Added support for AggregateException (@snakefoot)
- [#1752] Layout processinfo with support for custom Format-string (@snakefoot)
- [#1836] Callsite: add includeNamespace option (@304NotModified)
- [#1817] Added condition to AutoFlushWrappper (@nazim9214)

## Improvements

- [#1732] Handle duplicate attributes (error or using first occurence) in nlog.config (@nazim9214)
- [#1778] ConsoleTarget - DetectConsoleAvailable - Disabled by default (@snakefoot)
- [#1585] More clear internallog when reading XML config (@304NotModified)
- [#1784] ProcessInfoLayoutRenderer - Applied usage of LateBoundMethod (@snakefoot)
- [#1771] FileTarget - Added extra archive check is needed, after closing stale file handles (@snakefoot)
- [#1779] Improve performance of filters (2-3 x faster) (@snakefoot)
- [#1780] PropertiesLayoutRenderer - small performance improvement (@snakefoot)
- [#1776] Don't crash on an invalid (xml) app.config by default (@304NotModified)
- [#1763] JsonLayout - Performance improvements (@snakefoot)
- [#1755] General performance improvement (@snakefoot)
- [#1756] WindowsMultiProcessFileAppender (@snakefoot, @AndreGleichner)