NLog 4.6.1

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: NLog.Web.AspNetCore

There is a newer version of this package available.
See the version list below for details.
Install-Package NLog -Version 4.6.1
dotnet add package NLog --version 4.6.1
<PackageReference Include="NLog" Version="4.6.1" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add NLog --version 4.6.1
The NuGet Team does not provide support for this client. Please contact its maintainers for support.

Release Notes

Bugfixes
- LoggingConfigurationParser - Fixed bug in handling of extensions prefix (@snakefoot)
- Fix wrong warnings on <lnlog> element (only wrong warnings) (#3253) (@snakefoot, @304NotModified)
- SimpleStringReader: fix DebuggerDisplay value (#3195) (@lobster2012-user)
- XmlLayout - Fixed missing encode of xml element value (@snakefoot)
- VariableLayoutRenderer - Fixed format-string for internal logger warning (@snakefoot, @lobster2012-user)
- Fix error with Embedded Assembly in LogAssemblyVersion (@snakefoot)

Improvements
- Auto-flush on process exit improvements (@snakefoot)
- AsyncTaskTarget - Respect TaskDelayMilliseconds on low activity (@snakefoot)

Performance

- ${NDLC} + ${NDC} - Faster checking when TopFrames = 1 (@snakefoot)
- ${GDC} reading is now lockfree (#3201) (@snakefoot)

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 (1.9K)

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, use NLog.Web.AspNetCore: 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 (239)

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

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shadowsocks/shadowsocks-windows
If you want to keep a secret, you must also hide it from yourself.
Wox-launcher/Wox
Launcher for Windows, an alternative to Alfred and Launchy.
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
4.7.6 208,469 12/6/2020
4.7.5 893,064 9/27/2020
4.7.4 980,223 8/22/2020
4.7.3 456,457 7/31/2020
4.7.2 2,676,300 5/18/2020
4.7.1 51,627 5/15/2020
4.7.0 1,909,234 3/20/2020
4.6.8 6,226,031 11/4/2019
4.6.7 5,140,947 8/25/2019
4.6.6 1,569,684 7/14/2019
4.6.5 1,999,191 6/14/2019
4.6.4 1,572,516 5/28/2019
4.6.3 1,366,187 4/30/2019
4.6.2 1,067,230 4/2/2019
4.6.1 147,189 3/29/2019
4.6.0 463,238 3/21/2019
4.5.11 6,861,079 11/6/2018
4.5.10 3,437,578 9/17/2018
4.5.9 977,319 8/24/2018
4.5.8 1,369,597 8/5/2018
4.5.7 729,757 7/19/2018
4.5.6 1,976,558 5/29/2018
4.5.5 490,574 5/25/2018
4.5.4 1,685,465 5/5/2018
4.5.3 950,932 4/16/2018
4.5.2 679,317 4/6/2018
4.5.1 205,984 4/3/2018
4.5.0 2,868,562 3/25/2018
4.4.13 558,495 2/27/2018
4.4.12 4,545,848 8/8/2017
4.4.11 1,141,338 6/17/2017
4.4.10 291,046 5/31/2017
4.4.9 766,544 5/5/2017
4.4.8 118,827 4/28/2017
4.4.7 89,313 4/25/2017
4.4.6 252,533 4/15/2017
4.4.5 351,906 3/28/2017
4.4.4 415,895 3/10/2017
4.4.3 568,846 2/17/2017
4.4.2 299,488 2/6/2017
4.4.1 869,599 12/24/2016
4.4.0 234,190 12/14/2016
4.3.11 789,311 11/7/2016
4.3.10 528,308 10/11/2016
4.3.9 391,754 9/18/2016
4.3.8 507,865 9/5/2016
4.3.7 477,134 8/6/2016
4.3.6 219,086 7/23/2016
4.3.5 703,374 6/12/2016
4.3.4 602,636 5/16/2016
4.3.3 294,782 4/28/2016
4.3.2 73,968 4/26/2016
4.3.1 92,427 4/20/2016
4.3.0 101,142 4/16/2016
4.2.3 1,198,419 12/20/2015
4.2.2 228,747 12/2/2015
4.2.1 213,902 11/21/2015
4.2.0 319,856 10/24/2015
4.1.2 576,675 9/20/2015
4.1.1 115,926 9/12/2015
4.1.0 161,291 8/31/2015
4.0.1 598,961 6/18/2015
4.0.0 639,299 6/9/2015
3.2.1 640,085 4/24/2015
3.2.0 1,119,833 1/2/2015
3.1.0 1,152,271 6/24/2014
3.0.0 180,224 6/2/2014
2.1.0 1,020,138 10/10/2013
2.0.1.2 628,869 4/8/2013
2.0.0.2000 1,059,093 7/18/2011
1.0.0.505 219,853 1/7/2011
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