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Install-Package NLog -Version 5.0.0-rc1
dotnet add package NLog --version 5.0.0-rc1
<PackageReference Include="NLog" Version="5.0.0-rc1" />
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paket add NLog --version 5.0.0-rc1
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#r "nuget: NLog, 5.0.0-rc1"
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// Install NLog as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=NLog&version=5.0.0-rc1&prerelease

// Install NLog as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=NLog&version=5.0.0-rc1&prerelease
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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 5 and 6
- .NET Core 1, 2 and 3
- .NET Standard 1.3+ and 2.0+
- .NET Framework 3.5, 4, 4.5, 4.6, 4.7 & 4.8
- Mono 4

For ASP.NET Core, check: NLog.Web.AspNetCore

Product Versions
.NET net5.0 net5.0-windows net6.0 net6.0-android net6.0-ios net6.0-maccatalyst net6.0-macos net6.0-tvos net6.0-windows
.NET Core netcoreapp1.0 netcoreapp1.1 netcoreapp2.0 netcoreapp2.1 netcoreapp2.2 netcoreapp3.0 netcoreapp3.1
.NET Standard netstandard1.3 netstandard1.4 netstandard1.5 netstandard1.6 netstandard2.0 netstandard2.1
.NET Framework net35 net40 net403 net45 net451 net452 net46 net461 net462 net463 net47 net471 net472 net48
MonoAndroid monoandroid
MonoMac monomac
MonoTouch monotouch
Tizen tizen30 tizen40 tizen60
Universal Windows Platform uap uap10.0
Xamarin.iOS xamarinios
Xamarin.Mac xamarinmac
Xamarin.TVOS xamarintvos
Xamarin.WatchOS xamarinwatchos
Compatible target framework(s)
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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

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

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
5.0.0 11 5/16/2022
5.0.0-rc2 77,009 1/19/2022
5.0.0-rc1 60,421 12/20/2021
5.0.0-preview.3 41,276 10/26/2021
5.0.0-preview.2 10,512 10/3/2021
5.0.0-preview.1 11,462 8/25/2021
4.7.15 434,644 3/26/2022
4.7.14 434,876 2/23/2022
4.7.13 1,565,572 12/5/2021
4.7.12 1,189,209 10/24/2021
4.7.11 3,780,049 8/18/2021
4.7.10 3,792,174 5/14/2021
4.7.9 3,592,921 3/24/2021
4.7.8 1,928,837 2/25/2021
4.7.7 1,762,477 1/20/2021
4.7.6 3,249,891 12/6/2020
4.7.5 3,795,525 9/27/2020
4.7.4 2,989,873 8/22/2020
4.7.3 1,116,184 7/31/2020
4.7.2 7,289,901 5/18/2020
4.7.1 96,726 5/15/2020
4.7.0 3,824,050 3/20/2020
4.6.8 12,041,592 11/4/2019
4.6.7 8,899,064 8/25/2019
4.6.6 2,363,482 7/14/2019
4.6.5 3,069,981 6/14/2019
4.6.4 2,263,157 5/28/2019
4.6.3 2,145,534 4/30/2019
4.6.2 1,735,875 4/2/2019
4.6.1 227,324 3/29/2019
4.6.0 709,159 3/21/2019
4.5.11 12,207,580 11/6/2018
4.5.10 4,842,375 9/17/2018
4.5.9 1,282,513 8/24/2018
4.5.8 1,814,556 8/5/2018
4.5.7 990,277 7/19/2018
4.5.6 2,655,228 5/29/2018
4.5.5 693,601 5/25/2018
4.5.4 2,557,772 5/5/2018
4.5.3 1,365,700 4/16/2018
4.5.2 882,247 4/6/2018
4.5.1 272,617 4/3/2018
4.5.0 5,499,058 3/25/2018
4.4.13 723,877 2/27/2018
4.4.12 5,975,148 8/8/2017
4.4.11 1,690,932 6/17/2017
4.4.10 376,720 5/31/2017
4.4.9 975,532 5/5/2017
4.4.8 161,956 4/28/2017
4.4.7 108,292 4/25/2017
4.4.6 307,155 4/15/2017
4.4.5 446,804 3/28/2017
4.4.4 541,887 3/10/2017
4.4.3 677,558 2/17/2017
4.4.2 378,545 2/6/2017
4.4.1 1,301,857 12/24/2016
4.4.0 285,945 12/14/2016
4.3.11 973,401 11/7/2016
4.3.10 694,339 10/11/2016
4.3.9 456,254 9/18/2016
4.3.8 617,082 9/5/2016
4.3.7 594,928 8/6/2016
4.3.6 258,393 7/23/2016
4.3.5 814,156 6/12/2016
4.3.4 713,253 5/16/2016
4.3.3 371,636 4/28/2016
4.3.2 88,394 4/26/2016
4.3.1 107,163 4/20/2016
4.3.0 135,696 4/16/2016
4.2.3 1,613,530 12/20/2015
4.2.2 293,677 12/2/2015
4.2.1 430,081 11/21/2015
4.2.0 385,331 10/24/2015
4.1.2 759,299 9/20/2015
4.1.1 155,621 9/12/2015
4.1.0 203,192 8/31/2015
4.0.1 763,153 6/18/2015
4.0.0 947,084 6/9/2015
3.2.1 814,769 4/24/2015
3.2.0 1,426,076 1/2/2015
3.1.0 1,440,865 6/24/2014
3.0.0 217,761 6/2/2014
2.1.0 1,624,883 10/10/2013
2.0.1.2 925,658 4/8/2013
2.0.0.2000 1,692,540 7/18/2011
1.0.0.505 441,806 1/7/2011

NLog 5.0 RC1 with more improvements:

## Features
- LogFactory Setup fluent with SetupLogFactory for general options (#4662) (@snakefoot)
- LogFactory fluent Setup with FilterDynamicIgnore + FilterDynamicLog (#4648) (@snakefoot)
- TargetWithContext - Added support for ExcludeProperties (#4642) (@snakefoot)

## Improvements
- FallbackGroupTarget - Added support for EnableBatchWrite (#4656) (@snakefoot)
- JsonLayout - ExcludeProperties should also handle IncludeScopeProperties (#4655) (@snakefoot)
- TargetWithContext - IncludeEmptyValue false by default (#4645) (@snakefoot)
- PropertiesDictionary - Generate unique message-template-names on duplicate keys (#4646) (@snakefoot)
- LoggingRule - Fix XML documentation (#4661) (@GitHubPang)
- Fixed RegisterObjectTransformation to handle conversion to simple values (#4671) (@snakefoot)
- LogLevel - Replaced IConvertible with IFormattable for better Json output (#4669) (@snakefoot)
- NLog.Wcf - Updated nuget dependencies to System.ServiceModel ver. 4.4.4 (#4676) (@snakefoot)
- FileTarget - Improve fallback logic when running on Linux without File BirthTIme (#4675) (@snakefoot)
- FileTarget - Better handling of relative paths with FileSystemWatcher (#4680) (@snakefoot)
- Renamed AppSettingLayoutRenderer2 to AppSettingLayoutRenderer after removing NLog.Extended (#4689) (@snakefoot)
- Added alias ToUpper and ToLower as alternative to UpperCase and LowerCase (#4563) (@snakefoot)
- Ignore dash (-) when parsing layouts, layoutrenderers and targets (#4695) (@304NotModified)
- Logger SetProperty marked as obsolete, instead use WithProperty or the unsafe Properties-property (#4713) (@snakefoot)
- Hide obsolete methods from intellisense (#4714) (@snakefoot)

## Performance
- PaddingLayoutRendererWrapper - Pad operation with reduced string allocation (#4672) (@snakefoot)
- FileTarget - Use Environment.TickCount to trigger File.Exists checks (#4698) (@snakefoot)
- AsyncTargetWrapper - Fix performance for OverflowAction Block on NetCore (#4699) (@snakefoot)
- LogEventInfo - Faster clone of messageTemplateParameters by caching Count (#4705) (@snakefoot)

NLog 5 release post: https://nlog-project.org/2021/08/25/nlog-5-0-preview1-ready.html

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

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