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.LOG File Extension

File Type 1Log File

DeveloperN/A
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CategoryText Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

What is a LOG file?

A LOG file is a log used by various operating systems and programs. It typically contains a plain text log of certain events with their timestamps. LOG files may be created by the operating system to keep track of system events or by a software installation program to list location and names of installed files.

More Information

Web servers also generate log files to track visitors and to monitor bandwidth usage. Web stats programs allow Web hosts to analyze log files through generated charts and graphs, which present logged website traffic data in a graphical format.

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Programs that open LOG files
Windows
File Viewer Plus
Microsoft Notepad
Other text editor
Mac
Apple Console
Apple TextEdit
Other text editor
Updated 7/21/2016

File Type 2AntiVir Report Log File

DeveloperAvira Operations
Popularity
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CategoryData Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

What is a LOG file?

Virus scan report created by AntiVir, an antivirus program for Windows; saved in a plain text format and contains a log of an anvitirus scan or a software update; used for saving the antivirus software history.

More Information

AntiVir LOG files can be viewed through the Overview → Reports pane, which shows a list of reports. From this pane, open a report and click the Report file button to open the file.

LOG files are saved to the following directory: Program Data\Avira\AntiVir Desktop\LOGFILES\.

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Programs that open LOG files
Windows
Avira Antivirus Pro 2016
Updated 8/22/2011

.LOG Extension Information

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