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Install-Package NLog -Version 4.6.1
dotnet add package NLog --version 4.6.1
<PackageReference Include="NLog" Version="4.6.1" />
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paket add NLog --version 4.6.1
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#r "nuget: NLog, 4.6.1"
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// Install NLog as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=NLog&version=4.6.1

// Install NLog as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=NLog&version=4.6.1
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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

NuGet packages (2.1K)

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/v4.4/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 (271)

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

Repository Stars
microsoft/PowerToys
Windows system utilities to maximize productivity
Wox-launcher/Wox
Launcher for Windows, an alternative to Alfred and Launchy.
Sonarr/Sonarr
Smart PVR for newsgroup and bittorrent users.
Jackett/Jackett
API Support for your favorite torrent trackers
rocksdanister/lively
Free and open-source software that allows users to set animated desktop wallpapers and screensavers.
Version Downloads Last updated
5.0.0-rc1 5,826 12/20/2021
5.0.0-preview.3 19,021 10/26/2021
5.0.0-preview.2 6,408 10/3/2021
5.0.0-preview.1 9,002 8/25/2021
4.7.13 260,584 12/5/2021
4.7.12 570,139 10/24/2021
4.7.11 1,742,840 8/18/2021
4.7.10 2,713,196 5/14/2021
4.7.9 2,765,991 3/24/2021
4.7.8 1,503,740 2/25/2021
4.7.7 1,462,031 1/20/2021
4.7.6 2,800,269 12/6/2020
4.7.5 3,235,350 9/27/2020
4.7.4 2,595,300 8/22/2020
4.7.3 978,110 7/31/2020
4.7.2 6,429,766 5/18/2020
4.7.1 85,877 5/15/2020
4.7.0 3,436,274 3/20/2020
4.6.8 10,645,928 11/4/2019
4.6.7 7,984,321 8/25/2019
4.6.6 2,178,763 7/14/2019
4.6.5 2,836,103 6/14/2019
4.6.4 2,136,680 5/28/2019
4.6.3 1,950,413 4/30/2019
4.6.2 1,591,093 4/2/2019
4.6.1 193,917 3/29/2019
4.6.0 665,757 3/21/2019
4.5.11 10,835,885 11/6/2018
4.5.10 4,530,289 9/17/2018
4.5.9 1,222,620 8/24/2018
4.5.8 1,711,606 8/5/2018
4.5.7 920,323 7/19/2018
4.5.6 2,510,501 5/29/2018
4.5.5 656,841 5/25/2018
4.5.4 2,328,303 5/5/2018
4.5.3 1,280,373 4/16/2018
4.5.2 820,179 4/6/2018
4.5.1 259,054 4/3/2018
4.5.0 4,723,747 3/25/2018
4.4.13 690,071 2/27/2018
4.4.12 5,689,152 8/8/2017
4.4.11 1,594,011 6/17/2017
4.4.10 357,177 5/31/2017
4.4.9 928,785 5/5/2017
4.4.8 156,500 4/28/2017
4.4.7 102,947 4/25/2017
4.4.6 296,963 4/15/2017
4.4.5 427,036 3/28/2017
4.4.4 511,452 3/10/2017
4.4.3 654,373 2/17/2017
4.4.2 361,375 2/6/2017
4.4.1 1,193,206 12/24/2016
4.4.0 271,509 12/14/2016
4.3.11 938,140 11/7/2016
4.3.10 670,190 10/11/2016
4.3.9 444,138 9/18/2016
4.3.8 596,272 9/5/2016
4.3.7 573,518 8/6/2016
4.3.6 250,434 7/23/2016
4.3.5 787,516 6/12/2016
4.3.4 690,084 5/16/2016
4.3.3 347,209 4/28/2016
4.3.2 84,951 4/26/2016
4.3.1 103,915 4/20/2016
4.3.0 127,760 4/16/2016
4.2.3 1,521,038 12/20/2015
4.2.2 281,646 12/2/2015
4.2.1 413,195 11/21/2015
4.2.0 373,047 10/24/2015
4.1.2 723,147 9/20/2015
4.1.1 147,164 9/12/2015
4.1.0 196,818 8/31/2015
4.0.1 736,007 6/18/2015
4.0.0 867,846 6/9/2015
3.2.1 777,567 4/24/2015
3.2.0 1,373,539 1/2/2015
3.1.0 1,377,516 6/24/2014
3.0.0 213,677 6/2/2014
2.1.0 1,420,487 10/10/2013
2.0.1.2 906,233 4/8/2013
2.0.0.2000 1,566,890 7/18/2011
1.0.0.505 359,899 1/7/2011

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/