LogTail Alternatives

    LogTail is described as 'modern Document-based Cocoa App for OS X to view and monitor log files on your local system and on remote servers over SSH. It provides real-time monitoring of local and remote log files, filtering, highlighting and search features' and is an app in the Network & Admin category. There are seven alternatives to LogTail for Windows, Mac and Linux. The best alternative is SPHW LogViewer, which is free. Other great apps like LogTail are BareTail (Freemium), LOG4VIEW (Freemium), in'side log (Free, Open Source) and Log Transformer (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jul 10, 2020

    1. The SPHW LogViewer is the perfect companion for software developers or administrators. With its functions, you can easily keep an overview and track down problems very quickly.
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      Almost everyone thinks SPHW LogViewer is a great alternative to LogTail.
    2. BareTail is a real-time log file monitoring tool.


      The latest version of the application is from November 2006.

    3. LOG4VIEW helps you find areas of code and bugs and identify performance issues. Powerful filters enable you to quickly filter out the log lines you are currently interested in from several millions of log lines.
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    4. Colorized real-time log viewer with remote tail over SSH support for Windows, Mac and Linux.
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      Java and SSH. No special needs to make it work!
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    5. Monitor log files in real time using customized filter and formatting rules. Use regular expressions to apply color and formatting. Go even further by filtering out unwanted text or lines. https://logtransformer.com.

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      Tail and colorise system log files.


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    6. Log Manager lets you view the contents of multiple log files as they're updated in real time.
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