WakaTime for IntelliJ IDEA IntelliJ IDEA

Open-source plugin for metrics, goals, leaderboards, and automatic time tracking.


  1. Inside IntelliJ IDEA, select PreferencesPluginsBrowse Repositories….

  2. Search for wakatime.

  3. Click the green Install Plugin button and confirm the installation.

  4. Re-launch IntelliJ IDEA.

  5. Enter your API key , then click Save.

  6. Use IntelliJ IDEA like you normally do and your coding activity will be displayed on your WakaTime Dashboard.


The plugin will be kept up-to-date automatically.


  1. Inside IntelliJ IDEA, select PreferencesPlugins.

  2. Search for WakaTime.

  3. Click the Uninstall plugin button and confirm the uninstalling.

  4. Re-launch IntelliJ IDEA.