How It Works

Runs securely in the background on your computer and mobile devices.

Tracks time spent on applications and websites, giving you an accurate picture of your day.

Gives you detailed reports and data based on your activity.

Notable Features

  • Set alerts to let you know when you spent a certain amount of time on an activity.
  • Block distracting websites by choosing an amount of time to focus and RescueTime will block those websites.
  • Log highlights about what you accomplished during the day.
  • How much time did you spend on email? In meetings? RescueTime gives you the answers.
  • Time measurement when you want it. Pause or quit at any time. You are in complete control.

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What people are saying...

  • Pcmag


    Editor's Choice

    BOTTOM LINE: RescueTime is simply the best time-management app we've ever tested. It helps increase your productivity by monitoring your computer use and informing you when and how you're both productive and distracted.
  • Limeade

    David Reeves

    Director of Product Management, Limeade

    RescueTime teaches me things about my workday I would never otherwise have the time or perspective to learn. It's a great tool for anyone who wants to be intentional about improving their productivity.
  • Reddit

    Alexis Ohanian

    Founder, Reddit

    [RescueTime] wants you to be a more efficient person. You'll discover things about yourself that will make you wonder how you ever got any work done without RescueTime.
  • Kissmetrics

    Dan McGaw

    Director of Marketing, KISSmetrics

    Rescuetime has helped me become extremely respectful of not only my work time, but family time. I finally can say I have a work life balance because I know what and how much I am working.
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