FormControl target

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Logs text to Windows.Forms.Control.Text property control of specified Name.

Supported in .NET

Configuration Syntax

<targets>
  <target xsi:type="FormControl"
          name="String"
          layout="Layout"
          append="Boolean"
          reverseOrder="Boolean"
          controlName="String"
          formName="String" />
</targets>

Read more about using the Configuration File.

Parameters

General Options

name - Name of the target.

Layout Options

layout - Layout used to format log messages. Layout Required. Default: ${longdate}|${level:uppercase=true}|${logger}|${message}

Form Options

append - Indicates whether log text should be appended to the text of the control instead of overwriting it. Boolean Default: True

reverseOrder - Indicates whether log text should be appended or prepended. Boolean Default: False

controlName - Name of control to which NLog will log write log text. Required.

formName - Name of the Form on which the control is located.