How can I find Ghostery Midnight’s log files on my computer?

The below provides instructions on how to locate Ghostery Midnight’s log files stored on your machine. Click the link below for instructions on your specific operating system.

 

Windows 10

The following provides guidance on where you can locate Ghostery Midnight’s log files on Windows 10 OS. Note: Log files are stored in two separate directories.

 

1) Type File Explorer and select the File Explorer app in the search field in the taskbar.

 

2) To view the first set of logs, click on the address bar and enter %PROGRAMDATA%\Ghostery Midnight\Logs

 

3) You should see the following logs available:

  • ‘Ghostery Midnight Proxy.log’
  • ‘Ghostery Midnight Helper.log’
  • ‘Ghostery Midnight Install.log’

 

4) To find the next set of logs, click on the address bar again and enter %APPDATA%\Ghostery Midnight\Logs

 

5) For Midnight version 1.1.0 and earlier, these log files are named with the format ‘/XXX-XX-XX.ui.error.log’ with XXX-XX-XX being the date the log was stored. For Midnight version 1.1.1 and later, all logs are stored in one file with the name ui.error.log.

 

MacOSX

The following provides guidance on where you can locate Ghostery Midnight’s log files on MacOSX OS. Note: Log files are stored in two separate directories.

1) Enter the finder menu and navigate to Go and select Go to Folder....

 

2) To view the first set of logs, type the directory address /Library/Application Support/Ghostery Midnight/Logs

 

3) You should see the log file with the name ‘Ghostery Midnight Proxy.log’.

 

4) To find the next log, repeat step 1 but this time type the directory address ~/Library/Application Support/Ghostery Midnight/Logs

 

5) For Midnight version 1.1.0 and earlier, these log files are named with the format ‘/XXX-XX-XX.ui.error.log’ with XXX-XX-XX being the date the log was stored. For Midnight version 1.1.1 and later, all logs are stored in one file with the name ui.error.log.

 

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