How do I retrieve Local's log file?


During the troubleshooting process, we may ask that you export the log file from Local. Local’s local-by-flywheel.log file contains the activity performed by the application, helping us locate possible issues.


Log file location: ~/Library/Logs/local-by-flywheel.log

  1. Go to Help » Reveal Local’s Log

  1. Attach the local-by-flywheel.log file to your response here in the Community or to our support team if requested.


Log file location: %AppData%\Local by Flywheel\local-by-flywheel.log

  1. Click on the menu icon in the top-left of Local

  1. Go to Reveal Local’s Log

  1. Attach the local-by-flywheel.log file to your response here in the Community or to our support team if requested.

I can't start local by flywheel
Doesn't work with windows10
Missing hosts entry problem on Windows 10
Enable PHP-curl
Start Flywheel local on Mac
Local on Windows 10, Stuck at HostMachine
Cloning Stuck on "Duplication Site Container"
Scrap-arts-music--slide.local refused to connect
File not found error when trying to open Local
`app/public/wp-include/version.php does not exist` after installing xdebug addon
Error after installing Local by Flywheel
Uodated virtual box, site won't load
502 error on all local installs
Missing Site container when cloning a site
Trying to clone a site but its hanging
When I click on View Site or Admin I get "This Site Can't be Reached" in my browser
Flywheel Local keeps saying checking system... for ever!
Your PHP installation appears to be missing the MySQL extension which is required by WordPress
Your PHP installation appears to be missing the MySQL extension which is required by WordPress
Cloning taking forever
Cannot "Open SSH" again
can't install LOCAL
Installed Local Update - now one of my sites is getting error: Error establishing a database connection
Can't Install the WordPress after the new update. 3.0.1
Regenerating Machine Certificate
Cant start up Local
Error problems in the Local by flywheel
Upload folder is not writable
Local by Flywheel Stuck on "Checking System..."
Uodated virtual box, site won't load
Someone please help
502 error on starting any local site
Error virtual box
502 Error after Clone
Windows 10 - Faster Docker Volumes will not stay switched on
I get stuck on host machine while installing local on my win 7
WP_DEBUG_LOG stopped working
Can't access my sites after update
Unable to clone
Site can't be reached error on localhost
Update Environment Best Practices
Clone Not Working in 2.4.5? (win 10)
Xdebug configuring projects with PHP storm
Can't get Local to work after numerous attempts to install, including VirtualBox upgrade
Sites get stuck on "Exporting DB" when stopping
Local Machine: exit status 126
Local has lost my ID
Local not working
Unable to update local
Site Broken after "Update Environment"
Issue Importing a Previously Exported Site (Windows 10)
Issue Importing a Previously Exported Site (Windows 10)
Wordpress starts installation after I pull my site to local
Uh-oh! Could not update hosts file ERROR
Cannot Set up local site using existing template
Unable to update local
Issue Importing a Previously Exported Site (Windows 10)
Pulling sites from flywheel since 2.4.2 update
Error establishing database connection
"Creating Site Container" never ending
Local + PHPUnit + PhpStorm
Cannot create any new sites
Cannot create any new sites
Error Importing Files
Unable to fetch WordPress version from wp-includes/version.php -- 9-20-2018
SQL/Database issues after upgrading to Local 2.4
Refused to connect
Loop - "Restarting NFS Server"
[Windows] spawn UNKNOWN, stuck on "Checking System"
Local hung on "Starting Local Machine"
Need to reset Local/Virtualbox?
Stuck on "Checking System..."
Error to pull from Flywheel
Can't install the program. Stuck on checking system
Error creating machine
Can't log in to the wp-admin page
Local by flywheel is stuck on "running the local machine" NEED HELP
Suddenly failing to create new account
Issues installing Local 2.2.4 on Windows 7
Error! Wordpress Installation failed. (Again)
Blueprint issue 'Error When Compressing Site'
Provisioning takes for ever... and stuffed everything
Can't get Local to download properly
Error! connect EACCES
Not working not even installing
Just installed and can't create a site
Question about Blueprints
No such host error
Looping on same screen
Regenerating Docker Machine TLS Certificates
Stuck on starting local machine and can't go forward
Can't push or migrate site out of Local. Site is so slow it's unusable
Cloning a website hangs
Hi, can anyone help me!
Flywheel Local Update Broken
Wordpress installation failed
Troubles with installing/running local by flywheel
Conflict with Hyper-V
Keep getting an error when pushing to Flywheel
Starting Local Machine (Stuck)
Click Live Link and nothing
Unable to install LocalByFlwheel / Impossible d'installer LocalByFlwheel
Migration with duplicator from local to flywheel
Can't Connect To Server
I can't start local by flywheel
Xdebug config stopped working on new projects
Conflict with Hyper-V
Can't pull Flywheel site down to local
Problem with Local flywheel after moving my sites
Installation stuck at host machine
Win 10 virtualbox shut down issue
Error Installing VirtualBox
Error Installing VirtualBox
Start up hangs at "starting Local Machine"
Local 2.2.3 won't start on windows 10 pc
Stuck on "Checking System"
Local start hangs up
Blocked at starting local machine
Local not opening
Local machine not starting
Can't login to Flywheel sites
The last update issue
After update, all local sites won't start and can't seem to be restore from local files
How to Access File Logs
Mac OS - Stuck at Starting Local Machine
starting local machine...
Local Hangs when Creating Site Container From Clone
Local hanging after macOS update
Slow on Mac OS X
Won't Connect with Chrome iMac 10.1.6
Very slow on Windows
Path not found run time error
Installation sous Windows 10
Local Hangs on "Creating Site Container" (SOLVED)
Stuck on "Starting Local Machine" (macOS)
Wordpress installation failed
Error backing up database when stopping site / mydumper Segmentation Fault
Starting Local Machine fix
Duplicator zip fix?
Click Live Link and nothing
After change .TLD, new domain fails to provision / load
Mac rebooted now databases won't load
Local cannot write to hosts file - OSX
Getting a dump error every time I shut down a site
Problem with download
Fix problem of etc/hosts file in Windows 10?
Duplicator Plugin
Only works when I startup machine in VirtualBox
Cannot switch between sites in Local
Local is not opening
Can't start local 2.1.1 on high Sierra 10.13
Error On Starting Flywheel
New Site & Admin Login Issues
Adding new site with MySQL 5.6 fails
Regenerating Docker Machine TLS Certificates
Doesn't work with windows10
Local App now hangs at Loading... screen
Local by flywheel will not get passed Starting local macine
Cannot Create Site from Blueprints
Blueprints not working
Stuck Checking System
Uh-oh! We ran into a hiccup when trying to start the Local Machine
MySQL was unavailable
Installation Error in Windows 10
Site refuses to connect with local by flywheel on Mac
Live link not working, why?
Admin and site don't display with Blueprint
Downloading Environment Does Not Work
Local won't turn on - Log says Regenerating Certificates
Hangs loading Host Machine on windows 7