After installation, the NAT service log is enabled by default in WinGate 8 (destination folder for logs: logs\WinGate NAT Usage). Unfortunately, this log contains incomplete traffic information, which makes it useless for all intents and purposes. A workaround for this problem involves enabling the NAT diagnostic log (WinGate NAT, log type: diagnostic; destination folder for logs: logs\WinGate NAT), which stores complete traffic information. To do so, go to the WinGate management console, click Logging | Sources
, and find WinGate NAT in the list of diagnostic logs (Log type: diagnostic):
Open the settings of this log file:
Change the level (Log level) to Info, then change the type to <Own log file> (WinGate NAT), and save changes. After these changes, log files compatible with ProxyInspector will be created in the logs\WinGate NAT folder.
Tags: WinGate 8, ProxyInspector, log file