Time tracking for Visual Studio

Metrics, goals, leaderboards, and automatic time tracking generated from your Visual Studio usage.

44
Editors Supported
153
Languages Detected
272,944
Hours Coded this Week

Measure Your Coding

Real-time metrics per project, file, branch, commit, feature, operating system, editor/IDE, language, etc.

Gain Insights

Spend more time in JavaScript or Python? Your personal dashboard shows the metrics you care about.

Improve Your Productivity

Compete with your friends on private leaderboards, improve your daily coding average, and check your rank against other WakaTime users.

Customer Testimonials

I love the insight WakaTime gives me for finding bottle-necks in my projects, I know exactly where my time went down to the file.
Creator of Express.js
Founder of Apex
WakaTime tells our team how much time we are spending working on each feature of a project. The result has been more accurate estimates, and better feedback to designers.
Director of Technology
Sebo Marketing
You can't improve what you don't measure. With WakaTime I optimize my throughput each day and improve my productivity. My team loves competing on the leaderboards!
Head of Engineering
ZeroCater

Open Source

We value Open Source and make a point to release all our plugins on GitHub under a BSD License.

Install the plugin

  1. Inside Visual Studio, navigate to ToolsExtensions and Updates…

  2. Click the Online category at the left, then search for wakatime.

  3. Click the Download button, then click Install.

  4. Click the Restart Now button.

  5. Enter your API key , then press enter.

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