Enable New Relic Logs

New Relic Logs allows you to collect, process, explore, visualize, and alert on your log data using your existing logging tools. This document explains how to enable this feature and get started using it.

Compatibility and requirements

An active paid or trial New Relic Logs subscription is required.

To use New Relic Logs, ensure your configuration meets the following requirements:

Enable New Relic Logs using plugins

Choose a plugin to see specific instructions:

Enable using the Logs API

If you prefer to connect to New Relic without installing a plugin, New Relic offers HTTP input integration. This will allow you to send your monitored log data directly to New Relic Logs via the Log API. For more information, see Introduction to Log API.

What's next?

Once you've enabled Logs, here are some potential next steps:

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