WakaTime for Notepad++ Notepad++

The open source plugin for productivity metrics, goals, leaderboards, and automatic time tracking.


  1. Download the latest plugin dll from GitHub.

  2. Save the downloaded .dll to C:\Program Files\Notepad++\plugins

  3. Create an empty allowAppDataPlugins.xml file in your C:\Program Files\Notepad++ directory.

  4. Restart Notepad++.

  5. Enter your API Key, then press enter.

  6. Use Notepad++ like normal and your stats will automatically show on your WakaTime Dashboard.

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