Ever found yourself ploughing through thousands of logmessages, getting loss of track. TailExpert can save you precious time. Use filters and highlighting to increase readability, save or print filtered logs for reporting, choose one of the predefined formats or create your own format to columnize log messages for better readability.
Use the built-in filter tool to view only log messages of your interest. The filter also supports Regular Expressions which can help even more to filter out only the required information.
Use the notification tool to colorize logs for better readability or use it to be notified when a log message matches a defined pattern. You can even run a script when a match is found.
No need for multiple tools TailExpert supports comparing logs with the built-in compare tool which makes it easy to find locate annomalies in consecutive logs.
Scroll-Lock Side by Side Logviews
Solve connectivity issues by viewing client and server logs side by side and sync the messages using the timestamps. This view enables you to see the logs of both ends of your communication in a timeboxed view.
Graphs and Histograms
Plot values found in your logs or count the number of occurrences of some keywords in your logs and create histograms and pie charts instantly. Just point your mouse ate the value of interrest, ctrl-click the right mouse button and choose the plot or histogram option. TailExpert will analyze your complete log and create the graph for you. Double click the graph to zoom in and have the ability to print the graph.
When you setup the format for your log and configure the column where TailExpert can find the log severity (level), TailExpert will visualize these log severity levels using clearly visible icons and you will be able to select the severity levels you want to see by clicking on the level icons that become visible at the top of the screen. Even the behavior of these buttons can be altered in the preferences dialog.
Write sophisticated log analysis scripts using lua scripting. The scripting engine even supports the use of .NET objects which make it possible to visualize statistics or graphs of values present in the logs. The software comes with a number of example scripts that can give you a quick start in creating lua scripts for TailExpert