Questions tagged [time-management]

Requests for applications or tools for the efficient use and control of the time in specific tasks or activities with the purpose of raising productivity

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Warn me when I open new pages and when I’m staying too long on the same page

I want Firefox to show me some kind of message each time I open a new link. It would also be great if some message could pop-up/flash if I'm on an open tab for more than X minutes. My purpose is ...
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Time management and scheduler for students

Please tell me if there is any software or freeware which allows me to just enter my study topic list and time given for each topic and it automatically generates a schedule for me accordingly. ...
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Web-based time tracking app with task nesting

I'm looking for a cloud/web-based time tracking app - like TimeCamp or Toggl - with: The "unlimited tree structure" of TimeCamp The stability and robustness of Toggl The main common features of both, ...
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To-Do app that repeats tasks weekly even though tasks are completed for the day

The requirement A To-Do list, that repeats given set of tasks weekly. Marking the task as done won't hinder/stop the recurrence and it would still show up the next week. It will only be marked as ...
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Looking for tasks time line builder tool

I am looking for a tool that will help me to manage the time line of my team tasks in coming 3-6 months. The requirements are: group team members (ie backend,UI,QA,designers etc.) assign to each ...
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Simple Multi-Timer Full-featured Windows Desktop Application

I'm looking for a timer Windows application that's simple and full featured. I'm looking for an application that's somehow similar to Stopwatch & Timer (for Android) in its functionality. The ...
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Need a simple software to manage tasks and their prerequisites with graphical chart

I need a software to manage my tasks. I cant use simple to do list soft wares because as far as I know they do not support prerequisite. of course I prefer to use a simple software, not a professional ...
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Activity/time tracking

I want to track how much time I spend on doing what on my computer and how much time I spend on it in general. Are there any good free programs already? If not, I just would program a small program ...
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App to find the best time considering team member's schedule

We are all busy college students in a big team with different schedules and availability. Something that allows each of us to enter when we are available and will find the best match for meetings. ...
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Countdown timer to control gameplay sessions

I need a simple countdown timer to help to control my gameplay sessions on PC, just to help me to organize my time. As all we know, when you run a game in a PC (to be more specific it is a gaming ...
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Which online tool or app would you recommend for self time management?

I'm a manager looking for a tool to help me organize my various tasks and attaching timeboxes on them. The ideal tool would allow me to: create a timeline of tasks attach descriptions/documents to ...
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Software to track the amount of time using a specific software automatically

I need a software to track how much time I spend on a specific software, like Chrome, Photoshop or Blender, but I can only find either closed source options or software that do not work on Linux. So ...
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Project Management software or hosted solution for teams

I am looking for a Project Management solution for a web development team with the following details: Add clients, keep contact informations and upload related files. Create different accounts for ...
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Android App recorder for certain tasks

Basically, I am looking for an Android app that every day (or possibly in other intervals) offers me the option to "check", that I did something, like for instance taking medication. This is because I ...
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Activities manager software

I have many different pet projects (I would say around 5-6) and each one has its own scheduled tasks, routines, deadlines and specific requirements. So far I've got by, however I'd like to reduce ...
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How do I block internet access within a defined time range?

There are several questions out there regarding this issue, but none seem to address what I'm looking for. I think Leechblock is perfect for Firefox, but the problem is I'm on a Mac, and I also have ...
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Time tracking software with image links

I'm looking for a time management/calendar software (can be a desktop application for Windows, or a web app) mainly for projects that has the following features. 1) Each project has its own column on ...
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Habit tracker for linux

Is there a habit tracker for GNU/Linux? It should allow the user to manually record whether the habit was performed or failed at a particular time and provide habit strength statistics, so that I knew ...
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App for meeting agenda tracking

I'm looking for an app (web/mobile/desktop, anyway) that can track meeting agenda. I'd like it to show planned time blocks and where we are currently. Google Calendar already behaves similarly, but I'...
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Android time tracking and limiting with local logging (not sending to a third party)?

I only found Kaspersky which has the following problems for my purposes, in reverse order of importance: It costs money to get detailed reports. It's proprietary software rather than open source. It ...
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Is there command line time calculator?

I want to work with time (for example to fill time spending job reports) like: 11:12:35 - 11:10:10 # is 0:02:25 12:00 - 9:30 # is 2:30 18:15-16:20 + 13:45-11:20 # is xx:yy 2h + 3h20m -...
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Grindstone replacement for Mac

I am using Grindstone (from Epiforge) for time tracking and I am very pleased with it. It has great idle detection. Soon I will start working on Mac and so I'm looking for a grindstone replacement (...
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Calendar or Planner with support for conditional templates

I would like planner/calendar software which can create checklists for each day based on a set of conditions. For example, every Monday would create a checklist: water plants, strength training, ...
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Productivity tracking software for Windows 10

I am working on my productivity and I am using a 30-minutes-no-interruptions technique (also known as pomodoro technique). Currently I am using my smartphone to countdown time. I would like software ...
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A 'loud' scheduling app

I need an application to help enforce a daily routine. For example: 7am - Should be out of bed. 7:30am - Should be doing the dishes. 8am - Should be leaving the house. The application should ...
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Countdown, Timer & Alarm Clock software with very specific features

Looking for the following features, or help creating them myself, in an as small an amount of separate programs as possible. OS: Windows 10. Android would also be interesting, but strictly optional, ...
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International meeting planner allowing to propose several slots

All online meeting planners I could find have only one start/end. What I want instead: Requirements: Each person can enter their available slots, they are shown as seen above. Each person sees days/...
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Software for class scheduling

I have to arrange students and teachers into classes with different constraints. Is there any software that can automate the process and yet is flexible in defining constraints? EDIT: Some trivial ...
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Time-management software to create series of activities & notify what activity to do now?

I'm looking for a software that enables me to create a series of activities. I set the period of each activity. When an activity ends, a notification window appears telling me to go to the next ...
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Software development MANAGEMENT tools [closed]

I'm building a lab that people will use to build basic software concepts (prototypes) so they have something tangible to assess. All types of software prototypes will be developed in there: from iOS ...
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Deadline support in Google Calendar

It appears to me that Google Calendar events can consist of either an event which lasts a whole day (hence a specific date and time is given), or an event which may span several seconds, minutes, ...
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Timesheets program with QuickBooks or eBillity integration

Our company uses QuickBooks for finance, billing and time tracking. They use the eBillity program for back end integration with QuickBooks. That means workers like me have to use it too even though we ...
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Online solution for team emergency interventions management

I am in charge of a health service composed of 50 rescuers performing sanitary guards. In order to ease the team management and allow a more flexible planning I am looking for an online solution with ...
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Barcode Login Solution

I am looking for a login solution that allows you to use a school photo id card to authenticate a Windows PC. Requirements: Must work with ANY barcode type Must be Freware Preferable if it can be ...
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Recommend a cross platform like Klok for time tracking [closed]

Love Klok but it's dependence platform, Adobe AIR, appears not to be as well supported as it used to be - specifically for Linux. Are there similar tools out there?
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“program blocker” which blocks programs for a specified amount of time

I am looking for a free "program blocker" which blocks programs for a specified amount of time (e.g. 1 hour). The program must (at least) be able to anticipate the following "tricks" go to task ...
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Time Tracker / Planner With Outlook Integration

I'm after some software / plugin that allows users to: Plan their day. Record what they actually did. Compare the variance. Ideally it will have some form of Outlook integration. Detailed reporting ...
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Program to log how long each program was displayed in each monitor

I am looking for a program that can record how long each program was displayed in each monitor (e.g. for each monitor show graph of how much time was spent in program X at what time of day). runs on ...
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Free Desktop Time Tracker / Keylogger Productivity Software [duplicate]

I am looking for a free(can be open source) time tracking software which performs functions similar to RescueTime but is not network-dependent, i.e it does not sync to a server but remains on my ...
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Android interval timer with text to speech and variable-length named intervals

My third-grader has trouble focusing on her homework, and we've worked out a deal where she does active exercises for 10 minutes, works for 20 minutes, reads a book of her choice for 10 minutes, and ...
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Time calculator - a tool to compute the days between two dates

I frequently need a tool to calculate how many days from a date to another, for example from 27 April 2016 to 18 July 2016. Are there tools for Windows or for OS X?
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Android app for personal time tracking with projects, tasks and timers

I'm looking for Android application on smartphone. Personal usage. It should allow easy time management on multiple "project-tasks" basis. Requirements: multiple time/activity entries assigned to ...
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Does an application exist that can make work schedules based on availability of employees?

I work at a place where approximately every 2 months our supervisor sends out a list to the employees with all shifts of the coming 2 months that need to be filled. We then e-mail back a list of ...
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A GUI program to add/substract dates in Linux

I am looking for a GUI program that runs on Linux and has a feature similar to Microsoft calculator to add/substract days, and compute durations between dates in (days, months, years, etc.). To get an ...
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Is there an app that can read the clock out loud on a smart TV?

I just bought a smart TV with Android for a blind person. Now, he can listen to audio and songs on a flash drive or even from youtube. I would like to install an app that tells him the time every 15 ...
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Uptime tracker for linux

I use PC On/Off Time for Windows. It reads the system's boot/shutdown events from the system log and displays them in a nice GUI: As a side note, I wrote a PowerShell script (Windows only) that does ...
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Web app to keep another person up-to-date with work I do

My research advisor has asked me (and I think it'll help me focus too) to write down what exactly I did and how many hours I've worked on my thesis every day. I was looking for some kind of online-...
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Windows 7 alarm clock

I'm looking for a Windows 7 alarm clock with: An alarm that I cannot miss, even when I have been away from the computer; I guess that leaves only an always-on-top dialog. No presence on the desktop (...
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Project timeline whose events can be moved to a new date directly from the timeline (date changes according to position)

I am interesting in finding a project timeline software that has an interactive visualization of the actual timeline. This means that if the date of a certain event has moved, you can just click+hold ...
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Recording Screen Time for Linux

I want an application that can record my screen time (like screen time in macOS). It should be able to show me how much time I have spent on each of the applications I have been using. I have found ...