How to open a file with .log extension?

File Type : Text file type
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .log file

Searching for the right program to open .log files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.


What is .log file extension?

The .LOG file extension is used by the log file which is used by various programs and operating systems. These files usually contain a plain text log of some events with their timestamps. The files may be created by the operating system to keep track of various system events. They can also be created by some software installation program to list names and locations of installed files.
You can see a list of software programs here on www.easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open logfiles:

  • Microsoft Notepad
  • Other Text Editor
  • Apple Console
  • Apple TextEdit
  • Other Text Editor