The file context menu is available whenever you right-click on a file or merged file in LogViewPlus.
Cuts all of the filters currently set on this log file to the clipboard. If these filters are later pasted within this LogViewPlus session, the selected filters will be moved.
Copies all of the filters currently set on this log file to the clipboard. Note that filters are copied to the clipboard as plain text. This allows them to be easily shared with other LogViewPlus users.
If a filter has been copied to the clipboard, the paste filter command will apply it to the currently selected log file or view.
The add filter command displays a list of all filters which are currently available in the filter toolbar. These commands are also available on the toolbar and are provided here for convenience only.
The apply templates command will show a list of all pre-saved templates. This command is also available on the toolbar and is provided here for convenience only.
The save as template command is the same as the "Add" template command which is available on the templates toolbar. This command will save the currently selected filter as a new template which can then be applied later. Templates are saved across LogViewPlus sessions.
Copies the full path to the current log file to the clipboard.
Opens the currently selected log file in your default text editor. Your default text editor is the text editor that Windows uses when opening *.txt files.
Opens Windows Explorer to the directory which contains the currently selected log file.
The Tail Log File command will toggle tailing the log file.
Opens the graph log entries dialog. The screen can be used the display the currently selected log file as a graph.
If you have configured LogViewPlus to generate custom reports, those reports will be available for execution. This command will not be visible if custom reports have not been configured.
Renames the currently selected log file or filter.
Removes all log entries from the current log file. If the file is currently being tailed new entries will appear automatically.
Note that the underlying log file will not be modified. No changes will be written to disk.
Reloading the log file is useful if you have previously cleared all log entries and now need to see the cleared entries. It can also be helpful when you are modifying parser configurations, or to refresh a file which is not currently tailed.
The reload with encoding command allows you to reload a log file with one of the encodings provided in the application settings -> Common Encodings.
The Parser Wizard can be used to quickly add or modify the parser configuration for the currently selected log file.
This command will open the log file properties dialog.
The "close all but this" closes all log files and filters except for the currently selected log file. Filters on the currently selected log file will not be closed.
This command closes all log files and filters.
Closes the current view. Note that the current view can be either a log file or a filter.