The Timer Page

Toggl Track's Timer Page is your work area; containing everything you need to be more productive.

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The Timer page is arguably the most important section in Toggl Track. It shows the logged in users their most recent time entries.

The Timer page is the only page in the web application that is not workspace-specific. It will always display data from all your organizations and workspaces. This is to give you a full picture of how you tracked your time throughout your day or week.

Tracking Time

Wondering how you can create a time entry? Visit the Creating a Time Entry article for more information.

Focus Mode

Need to reduce clutter? You can go into Focus mode from the Timer page (paid plan feature). To do so, click the Focus mode button in the Time Entry area while there is a time entry running.

Enter Focus Mode

While in Focus mode you can:

  • Stop Focus mode by clicking X in the top right corner

  • See the currently running time entry

  • Stop the currently running time entry

  • Press Esc to stay in Focus mode without it taking over the full-screen

Focus Mode

Just under the Time Entry area you can see your total tracked time for Today and This week, along with a Views drop-down that allows you to visualize the Timer page in different ways. You can choose to view all hours, or only billable hours, via a setting under the Views control.

Clicking on Today's or This Week's totals will take you to a filtered Summary Report. The current running timer will never be included in your reports, and please note Reports are always workspace-specific.

Visual Options for the Timer Page

The Timer page has multiple views:

Timer Views
  • List view shows you all time entries in a list, allowing you to group them or bulk-edit them as needed. Read more here.

  • Calendar views show time entries for the week or a single day in a calendar, allowing you to quickly see gaps in your time entries and add/edit time entries as needed. Read more here.

Extra Visualizations

Besides switching between List-view and Calendar-view, you can also see other useful information using this drop-down.

  • Switch between showing total hours or billable hours only on Daily/Weekly totals shown on List/Weekly/Daily views.

  • Extra Visualizations

    • Daily Projects Breakdown: Total time logged for the current day broken down by Projects.

    • Weekly Projects Breakdown: Total time logged for the current week broken down by Projects.

    • Activity Timeline: View graphs of your timeline activity. More on Timeline here.

    • Hide Visualizations

  • Show/Hide weekends on calendar view

  • Show all calendar hours, or choose the hours you want calendar view to include

Keyboard Shortcuts

While tracking time, you can use several shortcuts to start/stop timers, and switch between timer and manual mode. Use Shift + ? on the Timer page to see a list of all shortcuts.

If you still have any questions about the Timer page, feel free to contact our Support team via email or by clicking on the blue icon in the bottom right corner of this page. 

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