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Free Timer App for Mac Desktop

Mac timer is compatible with El Capitan and newer. Create your free account and start tracking!

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I track hundreds of hours throughout the month using Toggl Track. Its system is simple to use and flexible. Hands down the best tracking system I’ve used to date.

– User Review from Mac App Store

Toggl Track Desktop adapts to your workflow

Our timer on Macbook and Mac runs in the background, so you can stay focused on getting things done

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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

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Reminders

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

I love that Toggl Track will give me reminders to track time! It's really helped me stay consistent!

– User Review from GetApp

Track your apps in the background with Toggl Track desktop app

Autotracker

Trigger time entry suggestions based on the software you're currently using

It’s such an easy way to automatically track your time so you aren't fussing with buttons, etc.

– User Review from GetApp

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Timeline

Timeline gives you a recorded timeline of your day, as seen through desktop computer activity. Toggl Track will record each website or program that you view for more than 10 seconds and present a side-by-side overview of the data alongside your time entries.

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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.

Work offline with Toggl Track desktop app

Track Time Offline

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

Track time quickly with just one click with Toggl Track desktop app

One-click Tracking

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

Toggl Track desktop app shows the time in the menu bar

Menu Bar Display

The timer and project are displayed in your menu bar, so you'll always know how much time you are currently tracking

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Dark mode

Give your eyes and your computer battery a break with dark mode

The best part is how it doesn't get in my way when I need to fix things, such as when I forgot to switch activities - it's super easy to correct the start and end times of each one. I don't have any hesitation recommending it.

– User Review from Mac App Store

Download the Toggl Track desktop app for macOS

Compatible with El Capitan and newer. Need help? Find in-depth tutorials and FAQs for Toggl Track Desktop for Mac in our Knowledge Base.

Also available for Windows and Linux.

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

Step 1

Step 1

Login to the Toggl Track Mac Timer. Create your Toggl Track account to get started. Haven't downloaded Toggl Track Desktop for Mac yet? Download it here!

Step 2

Step 2

Create your first time entry by entering the name of the activity you are working on

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.

Step 4

Step 4

Switch to the Timeline View to get a visual overview of your daily time entries. Edit the entries' start and stop times by dragging them, add additional tags, and add or change the project from within the Timeline.

Toggl Track is not just on your desktop

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

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Track on the go with our mobile apps

Start and stop tracking from anywhere, with additional features such as shortcuts and widgets

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Full access with the Toggl Track web app

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 in 100+ apps with the browser plugins

Use Toggl Track’s browser plugins to track from within tools like Asana, Trello, Jira, Todoist, and more. Available for Chrome and Firefox

Make time tracking effortless with Toggl Track

Sign up for Toggl Track

Start with a free, 30-day trial of Toggl Track Premium–no credit card required. If a paid plan isn't right for you, just continue using Track on our Free plan at the end of the trial.

Prefer a product demo instead?

Teams of 5+ are eligible for a personalized demo to see how Toggl Track can meet your time tracking goals

Toggl Track reviews: 4.5 out of 5 stars in Capterra, GetApp, Software Advice and GCrowd
Toggl Track reviews: 4.5 out of 5 stars in Capterra, GetApp, Software Advice and GCrowd
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