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This package was approved as a trusted package on 7/18/2018.

nxlog is a modular, multi-threaded, high-performance log management solution with multi-platform support. In concept it is similar to syslog-ng or rsyslog but is not limited to unix/syslog only. It can collect logs from files in various formats, receive logs from the network remotely over UDP, TCP or TLS/SSL . It supports platform specific sources such as the Windows Eventlog, Linux kernel logs, Android logs, local syslog etc. Writing and reading logs to/from databases is also supported.

To install nxlog, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install nxlog --version 2.8.1248

To upgrade nxlog, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade nxlog --version 2.8.1248


  • build.cmd Show
    call cpack nxlog.nuspec
  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    try {
      Install-ChocolateyPackage 'nxlog' 'msi' '/quiet' ''
      Write-ChocolateySuccess 'nxlog'
    } catch {
      Write-ChocolateyFailure 'nxlog' $($_.Exception.Message)

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
NXLog Community Edition 2.10.2102 935214 Thursday, July 5, 2018 approved
nxlog 2.9.1716 67039 Wednesday, July 6, 2016 approved
nxlog Community Edition 2.9.1504 7670 Monday, February 29, 2016 approved
nxlog 2.8.1248 14320 Tuesday, September 30, 2014 approved
nxlog 2.7.1191 921 Thursday, March 13, 2014 approved
nxlog 2.6.1131 418 Wednesday, November 6, 2013 approved
nxlog 2.5.1089 428 Monday, August 19, 2013 approved

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