There is a newer version of this package available.
See the version list below for details.
dotnet add package NLog --version 4.3.9                
NuGet\Install-Package NLog -Version 4.3.9                
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="NLog" Version="4.3.9" />                
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add NLog --version 4.3.9                
#r "nuget: NLog, 4.3.9"                
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. 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=4.3.9

// Install NLog as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=NLog&version=4.3.9                

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.

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
.NET Framework net35 is compatible.  net40 is compatible.  net403 was computed.  net45 is compatible.  net451 was computed.  net452 was computed.  net46 was computed.  net461 was computed.  net462 was computed.  net463 was computed.  net47 was computed.  net471 was computed.  net472 was computed.  net48 was computed.  net481 was computed. 
MonoAndroid monoandroid10 is compatible. 
Silverlight sl4 is compatible.  sl5 is compatible. 
Windows Phone wp8 is compatible.  wp81 was computed. 
Xamarin.iOS xamarinios10 is compatible. 
Compatible target framework(s)
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Learn more about Target Frameworks and .NET Standard.

This package has no dependencies.

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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.Targets.ElasticSearch

An NLog target that utilises the elasticsearch low level client.

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Version Downloads Last updated
5.3.2 1,690,139 4/30/2024
5.3.1 78,710 4/27/2024
5.2.8 5,652,348 12/29/2023
5.2.7 1,379,675 11/28/2023
5.2.6 458,089 11/19/2023
5.2.5 2,532,645 10/15/2023
5.2.4 2,222,616 9/6/2023
5.2.3 2,116,738 8/5/2023
5.2.2 2,835,537 7/4/2023
5.2.1 166,213 7/1/2023
5.2.0 3,119,833 5/30/2023
5.1.5 322,419 5/25/2023
5.1.4 1,304,943 4/29/2023
5.1.3 3,151,475 3/28/2023
5.1.2 3,666,068 2/17/2023
5.1.1 4,683,621 12/29/2022
5.1.0 3,190,611 11/27/2022
5.0.5 3,671,533 10/25/2022
5.0.4 5,114,342 9/1/2022
5.0.3 166,522 8/31/2022
5.0.2 1,276,480 8/12/2022
5.0.1 4,588,259 6/12/2022
5.0.0 5,184,047 5/16/2022
4.7.15 9,224,359 3/26/2022
4.7.14 2,654,923 2/23/2022
4.7.13 6,519,960 12/5/2021
4.7.12 4,044,253 10/24/2021
4.7.11 14,289,478 8/18/2021
4.7.10 9,238,234 5/14/2021
4.7.9 7,998,513 3/24/2021
4.7.8 4,263,528 2/25/2021
4.7.7 3,328,052 1/20/2021
4.7.6 5,612,826 12/6/2020
4.7.5 7,128,160 9/27/2020
4.7.4 5,179,788 8/22/2020
4.7.3 1,850,858 7/31/2020
4.7.2 16,049,681 5/18/2020
4.7.1 174,065 5/15/2020
4.7.0 6,103,117 3/20/2020
4.6.8 19,896,304 11/4/2019
4.6.7 13,793,207 8/25/2019
4.6.6 3,767,274 7/14/2019
4.6.5 4,272,789 6/14/2019
4.6.4 3,125,091 5/28/2019
4.6.3 3,539,154 4/30/2019
4.6.2 2,672,512 4/2/2019
4.6.1 332,479 3/29/2019
4.6.0 1,005,041 3/21/2019
4.5.11 22,556,538 11/6/2018
4.5.10 6,499,265 9/17/2018
4.5.9 1,720,342 8/24/2018
4.5.8 2,564,306 8/5/2018
4.5.7 1,328,373 7/19/2018
4.5.6 3,821,768 5/29/2018
4.5.5 949,355 5/25/2018
4.5.4 4,696,818 5/5/2018
4.5.3 2,185,662 4/16/2018
4.5.2 1,239,018 4/6/2018
4.5.1 403,839 4/3/2018
4.5.0 10,454,379 3/25/2018
4.4.13 958,574 2/27/2018
4.4.12 7,835,823 8/8/2017
4.4.11 2,542,344 6/17/2017
4.4.10 509,881 5/31/2017
4.4.9 1,194,120 5/5/2017
4.4.8 235,105 4/28/2017
4.4.7 159,156 4/25/2017
4.4.6 403,631 4/15/2017
4.4.5 576,666 3/28/2017
4.4.4 674,494 3/10/2017
4.4.3 828,922 2/17/2017
4.4.2 512,728 2/6/2017
4.4.1 2,183,292 12/24/2016
4.4.0 383,566 12/14/2016
4.3.11 1,330,740 11/7/2016
4.3.10 1,062,228 10/11/2016
4.3.9 561,193 9/18/2016
4.3.8 815,500 9/5/2016
4.3.7 759,684 8/6/2016
4.3.6 326,202 7/23/2016
4.3.5 1,053,734 6/12/2016
4.3.4 918,046 5/16/2016
4.3.3 527,850 4/28/2016
4.3.2 118,074 4/26/2016
4.3.1 129,497 4/20/2016
4.3.0 176,691 4/16/2016
4.2.3 2,315,028 12/20/2015
4.2.2 409,074 12/2/2015
4.2.1 985,279 11/21/2015
4.2.0 539,575 10/24/2015
4.1.2 1,172,012 9/20/2015
4.1.1 193,186 9/12/2015
4.1.0 268,250 8/31/2015
4.0.1 1,161,152 6/18/2015
4.0.0 1,537,264 6/9/2015
3.2.1 1,159,304 4/24/2015
3.2.0 2,139,456 1/2/2015
3.1.0 2,018,930 6/24/2014
3.0.0 304,055 6/2/2014
2.1.0 3,389,509 10/10/2013
2.0.1.2 1,592,527 4/8/2013
2.0.0.2000 3,512,750 7/18/2011
1.0.0.505 1,019,572 1/7/2011

## Features

- [#1641] FileTarget: Add WriteFooterOnArchivingOnly parameter. (@bhaeussermann)  
- [#1628] Add ExceptionDataSeparator option for ${exception} (@FroggieFrog)
- [#1626] cachekey option for cache layout wrapper (@304NotModified)  

## Improvements

- [#1643] Pause logging when the race condition occurs in (Colored)Console Target (@304NotModified)
- [#1632] Prevent possible crash when archiving in folder with non-archived files (@304NotModified)#### Fixes

## Fixes

- [#1646] FileTarget: Fix file archive race-condition. (@bhaeussermann)
- [#1642] MDLC: fixing mutable dictionary issue (improvement) (@vlardn)
- [#1635] Fix ${tempdir} and ${nlogdir} if both have dir and file. (@304NotModified)