FoxIDs default log errors and events including the time and the client IP address. The logs are sent to Application Insights which is part of the FoxIDs cloud instance.


FoxIDs usage can be searched in FoxIDs Control Client and API.

  • If you look at the usage in a particular environment, the usage of that selected environment is shown.
  • If you instead look at the usage in the master environment it will show the usage for the entire tenant, which can be limited to a particular environment.
  • Likewise, the master tenant master environment shows usage for the entire cloud installation of FoxIDs, which can be limited to a particular tenant and environment.

This screen dump shows the usage view in a environment.

Search usage logs


Logs can be searched in FoxIDs Control Client and API.

Search logs

Log settings

The log level can be configured per FoxIDs environment:

  • Enable Log info trace - to see details about the login and logout sequences
  • Enable Log claim trace - to see the claims authentication methods and application registrations receive and pass on
  • Enable Log message trace - to see the raw messages received and sent
  • Enable Log metric trace - to see response times and throughput

Log settings

Log stream

It can be configured which logs should be logged to an external repository with a log stream.

Add external Application Insights with a log stream and select which logs should be sent.

Log stream - Application Insights