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  1. Arc for iOS location tracking support now that the Moves App has reached EOL status

    I was disappointed to learn today that Facebook is discontinuing the Moves App, as I've relied a lot on it to log my on-site service visits. I've found what I consider is a suitable substitute, the Arc App for iOS. I would really like to see support for this.

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      6 comments  ·  ManicTime Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • combine timelines from more than one computer for single user

      I use a desktop in the office and a laptop when I'm not. I'd like to have the desktop automatically add the laptop timelines, or at least the tags.

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        1 comment  ·  ManicTime Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • conditional autotags

        If would be incredibly helpful if the autotags could use conditional logic/rules. Some examples are:

        I would like to append the autotag 'OvertimeRate' to anything in work tags that are matched between 7pm and 7am so I can bill at different rates.

        I would like an autotag only be applied if Tag matching a specific word is not present. This way I will no longer have to spend time checking my timesheet for double billing.

        Thank you for the great product.

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        • VSO/VSTS Integration

          I noticed there is a Plug for Git. I would like plugins for VSO (cloud) and VSTF (on-prem) integration.

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          • More shortcuts please...

            It would be nice to be able to use more shortcuts. For example: Create Autotag rule, Copy Autotags to tag timeline etc. The ideal solution would be to have the opportunity to assign shortcut to every function.

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            • Enhance Tracking Schedule : To be able to set time by 5 minutes

              I want to set time of Tracking Schedule by 5 minutes to follow in-house rules.

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              • teams

                Would be great if it can have a plugin for Microsoft Teams - as this is now the replacement for Skype for Business etc.

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                  1 comment  ·  ManicTime Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Option to not show notes in 'Add tag' window

                  Every time I want to choose a tag, the previous typed notes are also saved to choose from (see attachment)
                  I would only like to choose from tags. And then still I would like to use the notes field, but only to be saved for that specific activity.

                  Under settings, Display, you can choose not to show Notes in 10 recent tags drop down menu, and to not show them in summary in bottom right, but you can't remove them from Add tag window. A similar setting would be helpful in this window too.

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                  • Ctrl Z should do Undo

                    I thought there was no Undo function in ManicTime because Ctrl Z does nothing. I just realised there's an Undo button in the top right corner. Please associate the Ctrl Z shortcut to this undo function. It's the universal keyboard shortcut for Undo

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                      1 comment  ·  ManicTime Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • read GMail labels as AutoTags

                      there is an obvious correspondence here

                      Perhaps there is some API to get the list of tags on the currently displayed thread or mail blotter

                      If so, then expose those within ManicTime in some way to match on selected ones via AutoTagging rule

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                        3 comments  ·  ManicTime Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Configurable time intervals in Timeline view

                        Whilst it's currently possible to zoom in/out in the Day\Timeline view, you have to do this manually and it can be very granular so you can end up recording to the second.

                        I would like to see an option to be able to configure the default view e.g. 5min, 15min interval etc.

                        This would ease recording and categorising tags for organisations that have rules around minimum billable time, or minimum time recorded intervals e.g. 5 or 15mins particularly when auto-tagging may nto be appropriate

                        NOTE: workaround for recording time as whole mins can be found in this request "Tagging snapping…

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                          0 comments  ·  ManicTime Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Sub-Totals for Same Tag

                          For my time reporting, in some cases I need time broken down by tag-level-1, and in some cases by tag-level-2, this may also vary by phase of project, so after initial build, support tasks need more granular reports (tag level 2), but during build the time needs to be reported in aggregate (tag level 1).

                          To address this it would be great if a sub-total row for all items of the same level-1 tag was an option I could turn on.
                          Workaround is to keep toggling tag level, (which relates to: http://support.manictime.com/forums/222041-feature-requests/suggestions/9913263-timesheet-basic-advanced-ui )

                          This ticket also would probably address my…

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                            4 comments  ·  ManicTime Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • commandline support for stopwatch

                            I would like to be able to control the stopwatch via commandline.

                            something like:
                            manictime /start mylabel
                            manictime /stop

                            I would like to use this to track incoming calls from my sip-phone

                            7 votes
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                              1 comment  ·  ManicTime Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • IntelliJ/Eclipse

                              Tracking of open Projects instead of file names when working in IntelliJ or Eclipse so AutoTag can be used on the IDEs.

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                              • visual studio

                                I see a plugin for Visual Studio. Can you please create plugins for Notepad++, Visual Studio Code, and Atom.

                                Thanks!

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                                  0 comments  ·  ManicTime Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Track several tasks simultaneously

                                  Sometimes, it is possible to perform a bit of multitasking. A task may require attention every 5-10 minutes, in which time another similar task may be performed. - Both tasks are billable.
                                  An example is server maintenance for a client (or several clients). Installing and configuring updates, software, etc. - Often such tasks are "fragmented" and may be performed in parallel.
                                  It would be great to be able to have an option in Settings to switch on "Track Multiple tasks simultaneously", which enables several stopwatches in parallel. - This saves me from having to manually tracking it and manually adding…

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                                  • record keyboard activity

                                    As i do reports on a weekly basis and to be more precise on activity tracking , i tend to use manictime & a keylogger combination.
                                    it would be nice to have that feature to be integrated .
                                    the keylogging would have to be toggleable on demand

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                                    • 7 votes
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                                      • Statistics or weekdays and hour of a day

                                        Hello,

                                        I would like to be able to see usage statistics about different weekdays (i.e. Monday, Sunday...) in a given period (i.e. last year).

                                        I would also like to be able to see usage statistics about different hours of a day (i.e. from 12:00 to 13:00) in a given period (i.e. last year).

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                                          0 comments  ·  ManicTime Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Ability to define labeled color sets

                                          Instead of having to choose each color from the complete color range, have the possibility to defined labeled colors, that can be used in tags/autotags/folders.

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