Version 12.7.1 / 2017-09-29

  • minor fixes

Version V2 1.0.7 / 2017-09-22

  • again many fixes and improvments
  • better merging of multiple receivers

Version V2 1.0.6 / 2017-08-18

  • many fixes and improvments
  • left trimming for loggers
  • readded selected messages time distance info
  • better high dpi support
  • much faster message list refreshing
  • added milisecond scale to chart

Version V2 1.0.4 / 2017-07-14

  • many fixes and improvments
  • better performance for charting
  • greatly reduced RAM usage
  • added stretching columns to fill window width
  • layout updates

Version V2 1.0.3 / 2017-06-02

  • many fixes and improvments
  • re-added monochrome logger display in tree
  • layout updates

Version 12.7.0 / 2017-05-19

  • fixed saving invalid letters in config
  • tweaks and fixes

Version V2 1.0.2 / 2017-04-15

  • many fixes and improvments
  • reworked profiles
  • centralized all filtering
  • re-added regex filtering
  • added column fixing support

Version V2 1.0.1 / 2017-03-24

  • many fixes and improvments
  • added JSON file parser with compression support
  • added value distribution charting
  • added profile support
  • ribbon UI elements can be adjusted
  • improved message details

Version 12.6.13 / 2017-02-28

  • database fixes

Version V2 1.0.0 / 2017-02-03

  • tweaked the message details section
  • fixed unresponsive UI
  • many fixes and improvements

Version 12.6.12 / 2017-02-03

  • fixes and minor adjustments

Version V2 0.9.4 / 2017-01-09

  • last selected logging framework will be remembered when adding receiver
  • added policy and config file registration via command line
  • fixes

Version V2 0.9.3 / 2016-12-29

  • first public beta of Log4View V2

Version 12.6.11 / 2016-12-02

  • fixed go to next error hotkey
  • fixes in tcp receiver

Version 12.6.10 / 2016-11-04

  • fixed tcp bursts

Version 12.6.9 / 2016-10-25

  • pattern formated messages can start with a prefix to allow multiline messages
  • fixed wildcards

Version 12.6.8 / 2016-09-20

  • fixed errors with the date format when using a pattern format
  • fixed german chart dialog

Version 12.6.7 / 2016-08-13

  • added manual reconnect for TCP client mode

Version 12.6.6 / 2016-08-07

  • much faster xml parser
  • fixed file receiver window starting to low
  • fixes and tweaks

Version 12.6.5 / 2016-04-15

  • fixed dark skins for filter dialog
  • fixed using regular expressions in english filter dialog
  • added warning when exporting too many messages to .xls

Version 12.6.4 / 2016-04-03

  • fixed english filter dialog

Version 12.6.3 / 2016-02-19

  • better high DPI rendering
  • updated french translation
  • fixes and tweaks

Version 12.6.2 / 2016-01-17

  • fixed loglevel/time not beeing exported to excel files sometimes
  • updated french translation
  • fixed german add filter dialog

Version 12.6.1 / 2016-01-08

  • added french translation

Version 12.5.14 / 2015-11-27

  • fixed a bug where opening Log4View with a start file would not work when "Load last Config on Startup" option is disabled

Version 12.5.13.0 / 2015-10-30

  • filters detect incorrect regex statements
  • fixes and tweaks

Version 12.5.12.0 / 2015-07-17

  • minor fixes

Version 12.5.11.0 / 2015-05-22

  • new version for .Net 4.0

Version 12.5.10.0 / 2015-05-15

  • re-fixed timestamp dialog
  • fixed registry problems when running multiple instances
  • hopefully fixed installation problems
  • fixed removing a receiver removing all receivers under certain circumstances

Version 12.5.9.0 / 2015-04-24

  • fixed timestamp dialog
  • fixed Start/Stop button
  • minor fixes&tweaks

Version 12.5.8.0 / 2015-03-13

  • fixed chart not using message filters properly
  • fixed custom level being loaded without value

Version 12.5.7.0 / 2015-03-03

  • added feature to append read errors to previous message in pattern files
  • moved autosave option from application to config file
  • bugfixes

Version 12.5.6.0 / 2014-11-12

  • fixed a problem where reading xml files with names beginning with newlines caused reading errors

Version 12.5.5.0 / 2014-10-29

  • fixed Drag&Drop when working with an empty configuration
  • fixed filters not beeing removed when deleting their receiver
  • fixed possible exception when copying text from the message details
  • fixed wrong in formation in license window

Version 12.5.4.0 / 2014-09-26

  • fixed Drag&Drop blocking Windows Explorer
  • extended support for custom receivers
  • minor fixes and improvements

Version 12.5.3.0 / 2014-08-29

  • extended support for own receivers
  • fixed schemes

Version 12.5.2.0 / 2014-08-22

  • added ability to fix newlines in wrong configured xml files
  • added advanced colums to the filter window
  • added ability to use previous version settings on upgrade
  • added ability to show the configurations path in window title
  • fixed dealing with corrupted user settings file
  • fixed fonts and color settings
  • various fixes and improvements

Version 12.5.1.0 / 2014-07-23

  • file schemes also being used when only files with same extension are loaded
  • fixed cancellation of reading log files
  • fixed loggers disapearing in the logger tree after editing receivers
  • fixed chart axis
  • various tweaks and fixes

Version 12.5.0.0 / 2014-06-19

  • new configuration management (see www.log4view.com/fileadmin/user_upload/Log4ViewHelp/Configuration.html)
  • opening Log4view with a logfile (startup parameter) loads the last configuration if it includes this logfile
  • added highlight logger function to logger tree contextmenu
  • fixed filters being dropped after adding new receiver
  • filterwindow gives visual feedback if a filter would apply to selected message
  • extended filter window columns
  • changed highlighting colors
  • fixed receiver combobox beeing editable in filterform
  • added user defined date/time format hint

Version 12.4.1.0 / 2014-05-25

  • added reset to default dock layout
  • reworked TCP server connect/disconnect structure
  • minor fixes

Version 12.4.0.0 / 2014-05-17

  • changed Nlog TCP server mode to multiple clients structure
  • layout fixes
  • minor tweaks

Version 12.3.8.0 / 2014-05-14

  • added option to enable or disable loading the last config on startup
  • fixed reconnection in TCP server mode
  • fixed an error where opening the logger information in the logger tree could cause an exception
  • smaller bugfixes

Version 12.3.7.0 / 2014-03-27

  • added TCP server ability for use with NLog
  • Opening a new configuration will now create a new one in the documents directory rather than overwriting the current config file
  • other minor fixes

Version 12.3.6.0 / 2014-02-27

  • fixed filter for multiline fields
  • merged call stack and stacktrace
  • added stacktrace to log4net pattern
  • default column visibility and width will now be saved
  • fixed layout at high dpi settings

Version 12.3.5.0 / 2014-01-24

  • chart: fixed a bug where zooming out could cause an exception
  • chart: fixed a bug where recalcing the x-axis could cause an exception
  • chart: fixed a bug where the zoom leve would reset every chart update
  • chart: fixed a bug where chart series could not be deleted individualy
  • chart: series now selectable using arrow keys
  • chart: added "use message view filter" feature
  • fixed identity messagefield not showing up in message view

Version 12.3.4.0 / 2014-01-09

  • fixed saving and loading of charts
  • improved date format recognition for patterns

Version 12.3.3.0 / 2013-12-19

  • memory optimization for certain szenarios
  • fixed a bug where changes to a existing receiver could clone the displayed messages
  • added support for certain special timezones

Version 12.3.1.0 / 2013-12-01

  • tweaked performance
  • fixed a bug where auto deleting older messages could cause an exception

Version 12.3.0.0 / 2013-11-28

  • added API documentation
  • added methods to API
  • enhanced pattern parser
  • minor bug fixes

Version 12.2.6.0 / 2013-10-31

  • Fixed a bug where loading an older configuration could cause an exception
  • Other minor improvements

Version 12.2.5.0 / 2013-10-27

  • Extended license window
  • Added auto highlighting for the Logger selected in tree
  • Leveldependent audible alert
  • minor fixes

Version 12.2.0.1 / 2013-07-14

  • Tweaked SQL Performance
  • Click can be enabled when Log4View is not minimized
  • Column headers can be ommited when copying log messages
  • MRU-List for log-patterns added
  • Receive filter level is now shown in logger tree

Version 12.1.0.5 / 2013-05-04

  • Sample Receiver plugin with source code added
  • Sample Dashboard visualization plugin with source code added

Version 12.0.7.0 / 2013-03-10

  • XML parser fixed to read complex messages with CDATA parts inside.
  • Start/Stop message scrolling now works reliably with mouse and keyboard.
  • Read errors are shown for XML formatted files as well.
  • Expand / collapse tree context menu now acts on selected tree node.
  • Minor UI fixes

Version 12.0.4.0 / 2013-02-22

  • Support for SQL Azure improved.
  • If a log file is corrupted, the number of erroneous lines is shown.
  • Many smaller bugfixes.

Version 12.0.3.0 / 2013-01-06

  • First Beta of Log4View 12
  • New fresh look.
  • Filter configuration can now be stored and applied separatelly.
  • Copy with Ctrl+C now works consistently.
  • Fixed bug which caused custom columns wrong values when applying grid filtering.

Version 12.0.2.1 / 2012-10-20

  • Selection of logging framework added in file receiver config dialog.
  • NLog pattern parser extended to allow nested patterns.
  • NLog layout wrappers are now allowed in pattern strings.

Version 12.0.1.2

First preview Version of Log4View 12.

  • NLog longdate implemented.

Version 2011.2.502.1

  • Bugfix: Log4View crashed in special file rename scenarios.
  • Bugfix: Date correctly rendered in message details pane.

Version 2011.2.501.1

  • Feature: Can now parse NLog high performance counters ${qpc} with floating point seconds.
  • Bugfix: Race condition which caused exceptions when drawing charts has been fixed.

Version 2011.2.500.1

  • Feature: Time distance of selected messages shown in UI
  • Feature: Additional filter ption in logger tree
  • Feature: Detection of archived files pattern improved
  • Bugfix: Modifications of Date- and Time format take effect immediately
  • Bugfix: Special log4net config files can now be read
  • Bugfix: Time filter fixed

Version 2011.2.440.2

  • Resolution of log4net environment variables implemented.
  • Bugfix: Log file read errors now properly shown and handled.

Version 2011.2.438.1

  • Names of rolled files can now have any regular structure, not only "filename.ext.*".
  • Upgrade licenses are now accepted by Log4View.
  • Reading of large logfiles with many rolled files is much faster and consumes less memory.
  • Memory consumption of large log sets greatly reduced.
  • Many additional bug fixes.

Version 2011.1.311.1

  • Bugfix: Auxiliary message properties disappeared after message filtering.

Version 2011.1.303.3

  • File receiver recognizes irregular (mixed with plain text) XML log files.
  • Bugfix: OK-Button in file receiver form properly enabled.
  • Bugfix: Exception when editing database appenders removed.
  • Minor UI fixes

Version 2011.1.297.1

  • Automatic creation of default frequency chart can be switched on in config settings.
  • Bugfix: Deleting all messages caused a crash.

Version 2011.1.293.1

  • Bugfix: Chart zoom button sometimes caused an exception.
  • Bugfix: Unhandled exception when receiving a lot of messages.
  • Bugfix: Logger tree window sometimes to large.
  • Bugfix: OK button in file receiver form sometimes greyed out.
  • Bugfix: Failure to open old Log4View config files.
  • Bugfix: Grid properties in receiver configuration form fixed.
  • Bugfix: Minor UI issues

Version 2011.1.247.3

  • NLog Support added
  • Extensibility API added
  • UI and Workflow improved
  • Chart logic and speed improved
  • Support for Log4net Socket appender added
  • Orphaned loggers can be deleted
  • Database query interval now configurable
  • License can be registered via command line
  • Many bugfixes

Version 2010.3.10.2

  • Bugfix: Receive Filter in DB Receiver fixed.
  • Bugfix: DB Receiver no longer reads whole database when only the first records are requested.
  • Bugfix: Background color of some controls fixed.

Version 2010.3.9.1

  • Bugfix: Dates of log messages are now correctly shown, when the message date is a log4j timestamp.
  • Bugfix: Closing Log4View is now canceled when pressing the appropriate button.
  • Usability: Ctrl-X no longer closes Log4View.

Version 2010.3.8.1

  • Bugfix: Log-Level filters of loggers were not restored from the previous session.
  • Performance improved (especially in situations with many log messages)

Version 2010.3.7.0

  • Bugfix: Under certain conditions, log messages were shown multiple times.

Version 2010.3.6.1

  • Usability: Captions of docking windows no longer auto hide
  • Bugfix: Dialogs could be shown behind the main window
  • Localization: Minor issues fixed

Version 2010.3.5.0

  • Compatibility: Old .msv files can be read by Log4View
  • Bugfix: Dialog windows are now opened within the parent window

Version 2010.3.4.3

  • Bugfix: Message count fixed when log messages are filtered in the grid
  • Bugfix: Saving messages in the *.msv format fixed
  • Bugfix: Selection of log level in filter editor fixed
  • Bugfix: Location a logger now shows the logger tree if it was hidden
  • Bugfix: Newly created filters now have a propper name

Version 2010.3.2.2

  • Bugfix: Error when registering a valid license file now fixed
  • Bugfix: False assertion of manipulated computer time fixed
  • Bugfix: No error message was shown when an invalid license file was registered
  • Bugfix: Resizing bug in message details window fixed
  • Bugfix: Tray icon fixed
  • Bugfix: Localisation error in config form fixed
  • Bugfix: Date/Time localisation issues fixed
  • Bugfix: Configured background color of messages is now shown
  • Bugfix: Crash when editing format profiles fixed
  • Bugfix: Bug in management of additional log levels fixed
  • Bugfix: Creating new loggers sometimes crashed  due to a race condition
  • Bugfix: File extension ".xlog" now included in log file selection dialog
  • Bugfix: File receiver dialog did't offer the selection of log levels when configuring the read filter

Version 2010.3.0.2

  • Feature: A log of additional stylish skins added
  • Bugfix: UDP receiver now accepts host names and IP addresses
  • Bugfix: Field name of custom filters is now saved in the Log4View configuration
  • Bugfix: Exporting messages as Excel, PDF, XML or plain text now works again
  • Bugfix: Pattern parser throws exception with certain log patterns
  • Bugfix: Grouping and sorting by more than one column now works
  • Bugfix: Colors of log levels couldn't be changed in configuration form
  • Bugfix: Editing the value of a user defined log level sometime throws an exception

Version 2010.2.0.0

  • Feature: UDP receiver now accepts broadcast addresses (224.0.0.1-239.225.225.225).
  • Usability: Messages can now be grouped and filtered by any column.
  • Usability: Message list can now scrolled horizontally.
  • Performance: Number of rows which is read by a database receiver is limited by the size of the message buffer.
  • Performance: TCP receiver now works more efficiently.
  • Performance: Log4View is now much faster when inserting new messages into a large message buffer.
  • Bugfix: When opening a log file, which is currently written to, an IOException was thrown.
  • Bugfix: Editing the log4net configuration of a bound receiver threw an error.

Version 2010.1.1.0

  • Usability: Loggers can now additionally be added to the chart by the message view context menu.
  • Usability: Default background colors changed.
  • Bugfix: Changing the receiver configuration didn't work without saving and restarting the application.
  • Bugfix: Database Receiver with OleDb provider now working.
  • Bugfix: File receiver sometime showed the wrong numbers of files to read.
  • Bugfix: Database receiver configuration is now properly shown in config form.
  • Bugfix: Smaller localizations errors fixed.

Version 2010.1.0.0

  • Usability: Chart time resolution increased.
  • Performance: Creation of logger tree significantly speeded up.
  • Localization: UI now completely localized in English and German.
  • Help: Documentation of database receiver completed.
  • Bugfix: Messages couldn't be sorted by LogLevel.
  • Bugfix: Message now propperly updated after config changes.
  • Bugfix: Database is no longer queried when reception of messages is stopped.
  • Bugfix: Reading large database logs can now be interrupted.
  • Bugfix: Databases key column setting was sometimes lost.
  • Bugfix: TcpAppender now shows the correct thread name.
  • Bugfix: In multi-UI-culture OS, the wrong language was auto-selected.
  • Bugfix: Duplicate key shortcuts fixed.
  • Bugfix: Context menu in message view couldn't be opened when message view is empty.
  • Bugfix: Ctrl+C now copies the selected text in message details.

Version 3.1.0.18

  • Bugfix: Exception was thrown, if filters were changed and no message was selected.
  • Bugfix: Minor bug in message order fixed.
  • Installation: Problem with incompatible x86/x64 assemblies fixed.

Version 3.1.0.17

  • Usability: Scrolling improved, when filters are switched on or off.
  • Performance: CPU requirement reduced.
  • Fixed: Exception is thrown when adding new loggers.
  • Fixed: Older log files are read although this was not configured.

Version 3.1.0.16

  • Usability: Inverted message filters are now visualized by radio buttons.
  • Usability: Logger tree expansion can be switched off in configuration.
  • Usability: Chart window improved.
  • Fixed: Log4View could not read *.msv files.
  • Fixed: Log4View could not open Oracle database tables.
  • Fixed: Problems when accessing a SQL Server with the native SQL-Server provider.
  • Fixed: Selected message disappears when applying a filter.
  • Fixed: Memory isn't released when messages were removed.
  • Fixed: Reading of consecutive rolled files is aborted before the last file is read.
  • Fixed: Exception when displaying a message without proper log level.