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Free Linux Time Tracker for Desktop

Linux timer is compatible with all current Ubuntu releases. Create your account and start tracking!

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Free time tracker for Linux

My favorite feature is Toggl’s desktop app which has boosted my team’s use of the service to nearly 100%. They can simply click the taskbar icon and a perfectly synced, minimalistic and simple Toggl tool is provided to them. – User Review from Capterra

Toggl Desktop adapts to your workflow

Track time easily with free timer app for Linux

Our Ubuntu timer runs in the background, so you can stay focused on getting things done.

Linux time clock

No navigating browser tabs here. Toggl Desktop plays nice with your team’s internal software without disrupting your workflow.

Reminders with Toggl desktop app

Click and forget. Idle detection and automatic reminders keep you focused and your data clean.

Toggl, the leading time tracker

#1 time tracker in User Satisfaction according to G2 Crowd.

Features to help you track time easily

Toggl Desktop
Design Workspace
Time Entries
Copy Review
BrandingThe Kimchi Foundation
About Page Copy
Web DesignPickle Labs
CopywritingFire Burgers
CopywritingLime Surfer Co.
  • List
5.75 h
UX ReviewPickle Labs
3.25 h
Client Meeting
Web DesignFire Burgers
0.50 h
Payroll + Finance
2.00 h
Tuesday, 9 October
7.45 h
Logo Design
7.45 h
Monday, 8 October
6.55 h
Simple Time Tracking

One-click timer and manual entry mode with autocomplete to start your time entries quickly.

Offline Mode

Lost your internet connection? All data will be saved and synced when you come back online!

Idle Detection

Idle Detection

Choose what to do with the time you were away from your computer.

Enabling desktop notifications helps me reduce procrastination whenever I’m not tracking my time."
– User Review from Capterra

Time Tracking Reminders


Select days and times for the app to remind you to track your time.

I love that Toggl will give me reminders to track time! It's really helped me stay consistent!"
– User Review from GetApp

Pomodoro Timers

Pomodoro Timer

Set up the pomodoro timer and get a nudge at preset time intervals to take a break. Stretch, meditate, or take the dog for a walk.

Track time offline with Linux timer app

Track Time Offline

Lost your internet connection? No worries. Toggl Desktop saves your time entries and syncs them when you come back online!

Start tracking with one click

One-click Tracking

Start and stop with one click! Your default project will automatically be assigned to your time entry.

Dark mode Linux time clock

Dark Mode

Take it easy on your eyes with dark mode. All the cool kids are doing it.

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It's easy to get started with Toggl's timer app for Linux

Set up Linux time tracker app: Step 1

Step 1: Login to the Toggl Linux Time Tracker. Create your Toggl account to get started. Haven't downloaded Toggl Desktop for Linux yet?Download it here!

Set up Linux time tracker app: Step 2

Step 2: Create your first time entry by entering the name of the activity you are working on.

Set up Linux time tracker app: Step 3

Step 3: Assign your time entry to a project by clicking “+ Add Project” under the running time entry. Projects are useful for grouping related time entries. You can also add tags to your time entries. Tags are useful for filtering time entries or grouping similar entries across multiple projects.

Toggl is not just on your desktop

Toggl follows you from your desktop to your phone to your browser. No matter where you start tracking, Toggl syncs your data in real time so you don't lose a second.

Use Toggl Mobile for time tracking on the go
Track Time wherever you Go

Toggl is always with you with our mobile app. Start tracking from anywhere and your time will sync across Toggl apps.

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Use Toggl web app for advanced reports
Full Access with Toggl Online

Track time in our web app and review in-depth time reports or leverage project templates, dashboards, and time estimates.

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Track Time Inside Your Daily Tools

Use Toggl’s browser plugin to track from inside tools like Asana, Gmail, Todoist, Zendesk, and more!

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Toggl works everywhere you work

Toggl has become embedded in my daily routine. I use it on my Linux laptop, Windows desktop, Chrome browser, and Android phone. And the experience across all of these platforms is very intuitive and in near perfect sync.

– User Review from Capterra