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Visual Studio Code

Code time is a time-tracking app for Visual Studio Code
Visual Studio Code
Powerful Reporting

Integrated time tracking and reports

Your software matters, so we track the data behind the software. Get detailed reports of your code time by project. Visualize your coding metrics, daily progress, and work calendar in one spot.
in-editor tracking
of 200k+ developers
Open source
extensions for 15+ editors
Top code times by hour of day
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Focus on what matters

Software’s advanced time tracking makes it easy for developers and teams to level up faster. Discover best code times, defend code time, see the impact of meetings, and improve work-life balance.

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Dashboard view
Watch Trends

Measure progress

See productivity trends compared to weekly and monthly averages. See how you stack up against the Software community of over 200,000 developers. Set goals to motivate performance.

Track your progress with Code Time
Code time during vs. outside work hours
Measure and Improve

Turn data into action

Visualize meeting time versus code time. See how much coding happens during work hours versus nights and weekends. Schedule dedicated code times to improve productivity and reduce burnout.

Become data-driven with Code Time


Analyze your coding data to increase flow, decrease interrupts, achieve work-life balance, and more.
In-editor dashboard

Get daily and weekly reports of your programming activity right in your code editor.

Status bar metrics

After installing our plugin, your status bar will show real-time metrics about time coded per day.

Calendar integration

Integrate with Google Calendar to automatically protect your best programming times from meetings and interrupts

Weekly email reports

Get a weekly report delivered right to your email inbox.

Data visualizations

Get simple data visualizations, such as top projects, daily active code time, and daily meeting time.

More stats

See your coding outside work hours, code day length, and more.

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Installation Guide for Visual Studio Code

First released in 2015 by Microsoft, Visual Studio Code now ranks as one of the best code editors for building modern web and cloud applications. Visual Studio Code offers powerful features out-of-the-box, including an integrated terminal, debugger, and source control, which supports Git by default. It is a highly extensible code editor, backed by a growing ecosystem of over 25k extensions. Here's how you can get started: 

  1. Visit the Visual Studio Code extension marketplace and search for Code Time. Click Install to download the Code Time extension.
  2. Open Code Time in the sidebar in Visual Studio Code and follow the Getting Started prompts to create a new account, or click Log in to sign into an existing account.
  3. Configure Flow Mode by clicking the gear icon in the sidebar. With Flow Mode, you can protect your time and improve your productivity right inside Visual Studio Code.

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It only takes a minute to install a plugin. Plus, it’s free.

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