CowAxess Installation/Usage


Supported platforms: Vista/2008(R2)/7/8/2012(R2)/2016/10/2019

CowAxess comes as a zip archive containing a Nullsoft Installer package. Unzip downloaded file and run CowAxess_x.x.x_Installer.exe :

  1. Click Next at Welcome-page
  2. View license agreement.
  3. Specify an installation location.
  4. Installation starts. By clicking 'Details' button, you can get more detailed information about installation.

You're DONE! CowAxess is installed on your machine.



A Bash terminal environment can be started via the cowaxess shortcut in the root of the installation directory.

GoAccess Get Started page is a nice starter. In short:

Terminal output goaccess access.log -c
Static HTML output goaccess access.log -o report.html --log-format=COMBINED
Real-time HTML output goaccess access.log -o /var/www/html/report.html --log-format=COMBINED --real-time-html


GoAccess is very powerful and flexible. Check man page, Github or  FAQs for more information.