NLog 4.6.3

NLog is a logging platform for .NET with rich log routing and management capabilities.
NLog supports traditional logging, structured logging and the combination of both.

Supported platforms:

- .NET Framework 3.5, 4, 4.5, 4.6, 4.7 & 4.8
- .NET Standard 1.3+ and 2.0+;
- .NET Framework 4 client profile
- Xamarin Android, Xamarin iOs
- UWP
- Windows Phone 8
- Silverlight 4 and 5
- Mono 4

For ASP.NET Core, check: https://www.nuget.org/packages/NLog.Web.AspNetCore

There is a newer version of this package available.
See the version list below for details.
Install-Package NLog -Version 4.6.3
dotnet add package NLog --version 4.6.3
<PackageReference Include="NLog" Version="4.6.3" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add NLog --version 4.6.3
The NuGet Team does not provide support for this client. Please contact its maintainers for support.
#r "nuget: NLog, 4.6.3"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive, C# scripting and .NET Interactive. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install NLog as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=NLog&version=4.6.3

// Install NLog as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=NLog&version=4.6.3
The NuGet Team does not provide support for this client. Please contact its maintainers for support.

Release Notes

Bugfixes:

- Fixed potential memory issue and message duplication with large strings (@snakefoot)
- TargetWithContext - serialize MDC and MDLC values properly (@304NotModified)

Features:

- Added WithProperty and SetProperty on Logger (@snakefoot)
- ${EventProperties} - Added ObjectPath for rendering nested property (@snakefoot, @304NotModified)
- ${ShortDate} added support for IRawValue + IStringValueRenderer (@snakefoot)
- Added truncate ambient property, e.g. ${message:truncate=80} (@snakefoot)
- ConsoleTarget & ColoredConsoleTarget  - Added AutoFlush and improve default flush behavior (@snakefoot)

Improvements:

- FileTarget - Introduced EnableFileDeleteSimpleMonitor without FileSystemWatcher for non-Windows (@snakefoot)
- LogFactory - GetLogger should validate name of logger (@snakefoot)
- FallbackGroupTarget - Fixed potential issue with WINDOWS_PHONE (@snakefoot)
- NLog config file loading: use process name (e.g. applicationname.exe.nlog) when app.config is not available (@snakefoot)

Performance:

- Split string - avoid allocation of object array. Added StringHelpers.SplitAndTrimTokens (@snakefoot)
- AppSettingLayoutRenderer - Mark as ThreadSafe and ThreadAgnostic (@snakefoot)

Misc:

- Update docs of various context classes (@304NotModified)
- Move NLogPackageLoaders for better unittest debugging experience of NLog (@304NotModified)
- Make HttpNetworkSender mockable, add unit test, introduce NSubsitute (@304NotModified)
- 10 pull requests with refactorings (@snakefoot, @304NotModified)

Full changelog: https://github.com/NLog/NLog/blob/master/CHANGELOG.md

For all config options and platform support, check https://nlog-project.org/config/

NuGet packages (2.0K)

Showing the top 5 NuGet packages that depend on NLog:

Package Downloads
NLog.Extensions.Logging
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
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/dev/src/NuGet/NLog.Config/content/NLog.config - set "Copy To Output Directory" to "Copy if newer"
Microsoft.ApplicationInsights.NLogTarget
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
NLog.Web
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
NLog.Extended
NLog.Extended.dll provides MSMQ target and AppSetting renderer

GitHub repositories (250)

Showing the top 5 popular GitHub repositories that depend on NLog:

Repository Stars
Wox-launcher/Wox
Launcher for Windows, an alternative to Alfred and Launchy.
files-community/Files
A modern file explorer that pushes the boundaries of the platform.
JustArchiNET/ArchiSteamFarm
C# application with primary purpose of idling Steam cards from multiple accounts simultaneously.
Sonarr/Sonarr
Smart PVR for newsgroup and bittorrent users.
Jackett/Jackett
API Support for your favorite torrent trackers

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
4.7.9 404,268 3/24/2021
4.7.8 481,366 2/25/2021
4.7.7 626,108 1/20/2021
4.7.6 1,217,395 12/6/2020
4.7.5 1,757,449 9/27/2020
4.7.4 1,566,553 8/22/2020
4.7.3 627,760 7/31/2020
4.7.2 3,945,778 5/18/2020
4.7.1 62,746 5/15/2020
4.7.0 2,425,393 3/20/2020
4.6.8 7,642,679 11/4/2019
4.6.7 6,031,497 8/25/2019
4.6.6 1,747,459 7/14/2019
4.6.5 2,249,708 6/14/2019
4.6.4 1,753,281 5/28/2019
4.6.3 1,530,246 4/30/2019
4.6.2 1,205,108 4/2/2019
4.6.1 165,513 3/29/2019
4.6.0 525,126 3/21/2019
4.5.11 7,929,796 11/6/2018
4.5.10 3,776,123 9/17/2018
4.5.9 1,063,000 8/24/2018
4.5.8 1,482,686 8/5/2018
4.5.7 791,264 7/19/2018
4.5.6 2,143,410 5/29/2018
4.5.5 548,604 5/25/2018
4.5.4 1,874,723 5/5/2018
4.5.3 1,041,576 4/16/2018
4.5.2 720,623 4/6/2018
4.5.1 223,303 4/3/2018
4.5.0 3,357,906 3/25/2018
4.4.13 610,058 2/27/2018
4.4.12 4,925,588 8/8/2017
4.4.11 1,226,669 6/17/2017
4.4.10 308,336 5/31/2017
4.4.9 818,372 5/5/2017
4.4.8 128,702 4/28/2017
4.4.7 92,606 4/25/2017
4.4.6 267,121 4/15/2017
4.4.5 373,084 3/28/2017
4.4.4 445,442 3/10/2017
4.4.3 601,711 2/17/2017
4.4.2 318,263 2/6/2017
4.4.1 951,342 12/24/2016
4.4.0 245,582 12/14/2016
4.3.11 829,247 11/7/2016
4.3.10 564,562 10/11/2016
4.3.9 407,791 9/18/2016
4.3.8 533,838 9/5/2016
4.3.7 507,014 8/6/2016
4.3.6 230,162 7/23/2016
4.3.5 731,653 6/12/2016
4.3.4 630,222 5/16/2016
4.3.3 310,962 4/28/2016
4.3.2 76,541 4/26/2016
4.3.1 95,765 4/20/2016
4.3.0 108,665 4/16/2016
4.2.3 1,281,899 12/20/2015
4.2.2 241,251 12/2/2015
4.2.1 233,766 11/21/2015
4.2.0 333,870 10/24/2015
4.1.2 609,585 9/20/2015
4.1.1 125,552 9/12/2015
4.1.0 171,205 8/31/2015
4.0.1 633,550 6/18/2015
4.0.0 705,875 6/9/2015
3.2.1 676,058 4/24/2015
3.2.0 1,181,674 1/2/2015
3.1.0 1,208,086 6/24/2014
3.0.0 188,982 6/2/2014
2.1.0 1,112,116 10/10/2013
2.0.1.2 679,243 4/8/2013
2.0.0.2000 1,153,811 7/18/2011
1.0.0.505 251,275 1/7/2011
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