How to Obtain Log File from Visual Paradigm

Visual Paradigm keeps a textual record of actions that have occurred in a log file. It is usually about the activity and performance of the software as well as any problems that may occur. This page will demonstrate how to locate the log file in Visual Paradigm.

Method 1: Export log file form About window

You can export log file from About window.

  1. In Sleek User Interface: Select Help > About from the toolbar to open the About window of Visual Paradigm.
    In Classic User Interface: Select Help > About Visual Paradigm [%edition%] to open the About window of Visual Paradigm.

    Open About dialog box (Skeek User Interface)

    Open About dialog box (Skeek User Interface)

  2. In About window, click Export Log File… button to select and save the log file in your desired location.

    Export Log File

    Export Log File

  3. After selecting, click Save button in the pop-up Save dialog box.

Method 2: Locate log file in File System

Alternatively you can also find the log file under the following folder of your file system.

MS Windows: %userprofile%\AppData\Roaming\VisualParadigm or %userprofile%\AppData\Local\VisualParadigm

Linux: ~/.config/VisualParadigm

Mac: ~/Library/Application Support/VisualParadigm


** For NetBeans integration, the log message will written into NetBeans log file. Please reference to the following article regarding to NetBeans’s log file location.


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