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LogFusion Advanced Settings

LogFusion Advanced Settings

Warning: These settings should generally not be used, unless you require the functionality they provide. These can be configured in the LogFusion Settings window, by clicking the "Advanced Settings" button.

If you need any help with these advanced settings, please contact us.

Application Hooks: Disable Shell Hooks

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\DisableShellHooks
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Shell Hooks will be enabled (default)
1: Shell Hooks will be disabled
Versions latest
Description This will disable any shell hooks that the application may use. This may cause issues if the application depends on them. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

Confirmations: Don't Show Confirm Prompt when Clearing and Deleting the Log

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\HideConfirmPrompt_ClearDeleteLog
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: A prompt is shown when clearing and deleting the log (default)
1: No prompt is shown when clearing and deleting the log
Versions 3.1+
Description Use this setting to hide the "Are you sure you want to clear and delete this log" prompt.

Confirmations: Don't Show Confirm Prompt when Clearing the Log

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\HideConfirmPrompt_ClearLog
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: A prompt is shown when clearing the log (default)
1: No prompt is shown when clearing the log
Versions 1.3+
Description Use this setting to hide the "Are you sure you want to clear this log" prompt.

Confirmations: Don't Show Confirm Prompt when Closing Logs

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\HideConfirmPrompt_CloseLog
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: A prompt is shown when closing logs (default)
1: No prompt is shown when closing logs
Versions 2.1+
Description Use this setting to prevent LogFusion from showing the "Are you sure you want to close..." messages.

Fonts: Default Nice Font Family Name

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\FontsDefaultFamily
Type REG_SZ
Values Any font name, like Arial or Tahoma
Default Auto-detect
Versions latest
Description Use this to override the default font family name being used in the UI. The default is usually Segoe UI. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

Fonts: Default Nice Font Size (in pixels)

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\FontsDefaultSizePX
Type REG_SZ
Values 5 to 50
Default Auto-detect
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to force the default UI font size to a specific value. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

Fonts: Disable ClearType Force Enabled

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\DisableClearTypeForceEnabled
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Force using ClearType for all custom controls (default)
1: Don't use ClearType
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to force the application to not use ClearType. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

Fonts: Disable Nice Fonts

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\FontsNiceDisabled
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Nice fonts will be used (default)
1: Nice fonts will not be used
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to never use nice fonts on UI controls. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

General: Backup Settings Path Override

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\BackupSettingsPath
Type REG_SZ
Values Path (like C:\MyBackups)
Default Auto-detect
Versions latest
Description Overrides the default settings backup path.

General: Disable API Sync Error Messages

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\DisableSyncErrorMessages
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: API syncing will show error messages when needed (default)
1: API syncing will never show an error message
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to force the application to never show an error if an API sync fails.

General: Disable Loading Screens

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\DisableLoadingScreens
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Loading screen will be enabled (default)
1: Loading screens will be disabled
Versions latest
Description This setting will force any loading screens to not be shown.

General: Disable New Assembly Resolver

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\DisableNewAssemblyResolver
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: New assembly resolver will be enabled (default)
1: New assembly resolver will be disabled
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to disable the new assembly resolver. This should only be used for troubleshooting and is not recommended. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

General: Disable Prompt When Restoring Settings

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\DisableRestoreSettingsPrompt
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: A confirmation dialog will be shown (default)
1: No confirmation dialog will be shown
Versions latest
Description This will prevent the Restore Settings dialog from prompting for a confirmation. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

General: Disable Push Syncing (if needed)

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\DisablePushSyncing
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Push Syncing will be enabled if needed (default)
1: Push Syncing will be disabled
Versions latest
Description This setting will force the application to never use push-syncing, if it's required by this application. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

General: Disable Remote Log Auto-Reopening

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\DisableRemoteLogAutoOpen
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Remote logs will be automatically re-opened (default)
1: Remote logs will not be automatically re-opened
Versions 3.1+
Description Enabling this setting will prevent LogFusion from trying to automatically re-open logs from remote machines when it starts up.

General: Disable Settings Auto-Backup

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\DisableBackupAuto
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Settings will be automatically backed-up (default)
1: Settings will not be automatically backed-up
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to disable the settings auto-backups. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

General: Don't Show Error Messages for HotKey Bind Failures

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\DisableHotKeyBindErrorMessage
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: An error message will be shown when a HotKey bind fails (default)
1: No error message will be shown when a HotKey bind fails
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to ignore hotkey bind failures.

General: Don't Show Tray Icon Notification Balloons

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\TrayIconBalloonsDisabled
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Tray icon notification balloons will be shown (default)
1: No tray icon notification balloons will be shown
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to disable tray and Growl notifications. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

General: Event Log Maximum Items per Update (Local)

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\MaxItemsEventLogLocal
Type REG_SZ
Values 1 to 9999
Default 1000
Versions 3.1+
Description Use this setting to change the number of local event log items loaded initially and the number of items loaded per update.

General: Event Log Maximum Items per Update (Remote)

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\MaxItemsEventLogRemote
Type REG_SZ
Values 1 to 9999
Default 250
Versions 3.1+
Description Use this setting to change the number of remote event log items loaded initially and the number of items loaded per update.

General: Force Auto-Scroll to be Enabled Always

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\ForceAutoScrollEnabled
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Auto-Scroll will use the per-log setting (default)
1: Auto-Scroll will always be enabled
Versions 2.1+
Description This setting will force LogFusion to always scroll to the bottom of log files.

General: Hide the 'Our Apps' Settings Tab

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\DisableOurAppsTab
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: The 'Our Apps' tab will be shown (default)
1: The 'Our Apps' tab will be hidden
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to hide the 'Our Apps' tab in the Settings window.

General: Languages: Force Load Language Files with Errors

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\ForceLoadLanguageFiles
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Don't allow language files with errors to be loaded (default)
1: Load language files with errors and replace missing text
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to force the application to load invalid language files. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

General: Languages: Show Language File Errors

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\ShowLanguageErrors
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Language errors are not shown (default)
1: Language errors are shown
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to show language file errors. This is useful if you are a product translator. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

General: Line Height Padding

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\LineHeightPadding
Type REG_SZ
Values -20 to 20
Default 0
Versions 1.1.1+
Description This setting is used to increase or decrease the line height in LogFusion. For example, use a value of 5 to make each line 5 pixels taller, or a value or -2 to make each line 2 pixels smaller. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

General: Log Update Interval (in MS)

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\LogUpdateInterval
Type REG_SZ
Values 250 to 60000
Default 1000
Versions 2.1+
Description This setting forces LogFusion to use a specific polling interval when updating the logs. This is useful if you have issues with logs on network computers, where you want to poll less frequently. The value is in milliseconds, so a value of 1000 is equal to 1 second.

General: Show Filename Only for Debug Output

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\DebugOutputFilenameOnly
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: The complete path is shown (default)
1: Only the filename is shown
Versions 2.1+
Description This setting forces LogFusion to only show the filename for Debug Output logs, not the complete path.

General: Text Filter Delay

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\TextFilterDelay
Type REG_SZ
Values A number between 50 and 5000
Default 250
Versions 1.2.1+
Description This setting controls how long the text filter waits before attempting to filter the log. The default is 500ms. Set this to a higher value if you deal with large log files, and a lower value if you deal with smaller logs.

General: ToolTip Max Length

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\ToolTipLengthMax
Type REG_SZ
Values 0 to 20000
Default 200
Versions 2.0.2+
Description This setting controls the maximum length for tooltips. The default is 200 characters.

General: User Agent Override

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\WebUserAgent
Type REG_SZ
Values A user agent string that you would like to use
Default Auto-detect
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to override the user agent that gets used to internal web requests. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

General: View Item Split Line Character

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\ViewItemLineBreak
Type REG_SZ
Values Any characters that you want to use to force line breaks
Default None
Versions 3.1.5
Description Use this setting to force line breaks into the "View Selected Rows" window. For example, if you specify , as the value LogFusion will replace , with a line break. This can make reading your logs easier.

Troubleshooting: Disable Hung Window Detection

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\DisableInternalHungWindowDetection
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Hung window detection will be used (default)
1: Hung window detection will not be used
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to prevent the application from detecting if application windows are hung. Only enable this if customer support instructs you to. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

Troubleshooting: Disable WMI Polling

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\DisableInternalWMI
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: WMI Polling will be enabled (default)
1: WMI Polling will be disabled
Versions latest
Description Only enable this if customer support instructs you to. It can cause performance issues. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

Troubleshooting: Font Scaling: Disable

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\DisableFontScaling
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Font Scaling will be enabled (default)
1: Font Scaling will be disabled
Versions latest
Description This setting can be used to force this application to never scale itself. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

Troubleshooting: Font Scaling: Force X

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\FontScaleForceX
Type REG_SZ
Values 0.25 to 5.0
Default Auto-detect
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to force the application to use a specific font scaling (DPI) value. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

Troubleshooting: Font Scaling: Force Y

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\FontScaleForceY
Type REG_SZ
Values 0.25 to 5.0
Default Auto-detect
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to force the application to use a specific font scaling (DPI) value. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

Troubleshooting: Force Old Window Focus Method

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\ForceOldWindowFocusMethod
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Use the new method to focus windows (default)
1: Use the old method to focus windows
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to force the application to use the older method for focusing windows.

Troubleshooting: Force ToolTips to be Top not TopMost

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\ToolTipsNotTopMost
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: ToolTips will be allowed to be TopMost (default)
1: ToolTips will never be TopMost
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to troubleshoot window focus issues.

Troubleshooting: Logging: Disable Log Buffering

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\LogDisableBuffer
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Logging will be buffered (default)
1: Logging will not be buffered
Versions latest
Description Only use this setting if customer support instructs you to. It can cause performance issues. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

Troubleshooting: Logging: Enable Metrics

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\LogDebugMetrics
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Metrics will not be logged (default)
1: Metrics will be logged
Versions latest
Description Only enable this if customer support instructs you to. It can cause performance issues. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

Troubleshooting: Logging: Enable Stack Traces

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\LogDebugStackTraces
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Stack Traces will not be logged (default)
1: Stack Traces will be logged
Versions latest
Description Only enable this if customer support instructs you to. It can cause performance issues. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

Troubleshooting: Logging: Enable Thread Names

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\LogDebugThreadNames
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Thread Names will not be logged (default)
1: Thread Names will be logged
Versions latest
Description Only enable this if customer support instructs you to. It can cause performance issues. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

Troubleshooting: Logging: Maximum Auto-Trim Log File Size

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\AutoTrimLogFileSizeMax
Type REG_SZ
Values 100,000 to 999,999,999 (bytes)
Default Auto-detect
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to force the application to restrict the log to a smaller size, or let it grow to a much larger size. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

Troubleshooting: Memory Trim

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\MemoryTrimEnabled
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: Memory trimming is disabled (default)
1: Memory trimming is enabled
Versions latest
Description Use this setting to force the application to try and trim it's memory usage. This can cause some performance issues. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

Troubleshooting: SetWindowPos: Disallow TopMost Calls

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\SetWindowPosDisallowTopMost
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: TopMost will be allowed if requested (default)
1: TopMost will never be allowed
Versions latest
Description This will force the application to never set anything to TopMost. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.

Troubleshooting: SetWindowPos: Log Calls

Key HKCU\Software\Binary Fortress Software\LogFusion\SetWindowPosLogCalls
Type REG_SZ
Values
0: SetWindowPos calls will not be logged (default)
1: SetWindowPos calls will be logged
Versions latest
Description This will force the application to log all calls to the SetWindowPos function as L2 log lines. LogFusion must be restarted for this setting to take effect.