WakaTime for VS Code VS Code

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

Installing

  1. Press F1 or CMD + Shift + P and type install. Pick Extensions: Install Extension.

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  2. Type wakatime and hit enter.

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  3. Restart Visual Studio Code.

  4. Enter your API Key, then press enter.

    (If you’re not prompted, press F1 or CMD + Shift + P then type WakaTime API Key.)

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  5. Use VS Code like you normally do and your coding activity will be displayed on your WakaTime Dashboard.

How to install the WakaTime plugin for VS Code