The Xcode plugin works with the latest* Xcode and is open-source on GitHub.


  1. Install Alcatraz.

  2. Install WakaTime plugin:

    a. Click WindowPackage Manager inside Xcode.

    b. Type WakaTime, then click the plugin icon on the left to install.

    c. Restart Xcode.

  3. Enter your API key , then click OK.

  4. Use Xcode like you normally do and your time will be tracked for you automatically.

  5. Visit https://wakatime.com/dashboard to see your logged time.


Installed plugins are checked and updated each time the Alcatraz Package Manager window is launched.

Important! Xcode must be quit and re-launched to complete the update.