WakaTime for Rider Rider

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


The WakaTime Rider plugin is open source on GitHub.


  1. Inside Rider, select PreferencesPluginsBrowse Repositories….

  2. Search for wakatime.

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

  4. Re-launch Rider.

  5. Enter your API Key, then click Save.

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


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


  1. Inside Rider, select PreferencesPlugins.

  2. Search for WakaTime.

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

  4. Re-launch Rider.

WakaTime plugins collect file path and project names from your IDE. Learn more about data collected and privacy.