The Finest Hand-Selected Downloads
Individually reviewed & tested
Store News

apps tracker 3.0.3.0

Record which apps are used on your PC, and when

Rating:
(0)
Operating Systems:
Windows 10, Windows 7 (32 bit), Windows 7 (64 bit), Windows 8, Windows Vista
License:
Open Source
Developer:
Marko Devcic
Software Cost:
Free
Category
System & Desktop Tools
Date Updated:
08 March 2016
Downloads To Date:
1012
Languages:
English
Download Size:
5.01 MB

Apps tracker is an open source program that logs which programs are being run on your PC, and for how long.

The program is portable, so there are no intrusive drivers or Windows services to worry about. Just launch it, click the window close button and it minimises to your system tray.

(There's no "stealth" option, no way to fully hide it from other users, so it's not a reliable way to spy on other people. Young children might not notice it, but anyone faintly technical will spot what's happening easily enough.)

Click the "apps tracker" system tray icon when you're ready, and the data section lists all the applications you've used.

Choosing an application displays the date it was used, the length of time, and the title of each active window (which should record details like document names or URLs).

The "Day Summary" tab uses tables and graphs to give you an overview of how much time you've spent in each application.

The "Screenshots" tab displays images taken at regular intervals as you worked. Assuming you turn it on, anyway (Settings > Screenshots).

An "App Categories" option allows you to organise applications into groups, like "work" or "play". Apps tracker then totals up the time spent in each category.

An "App limits" feature enables time limits to be set for particular applications, with warnings displayed if these are reached.

There's also a password protection feature to prevent others changing your settings. Anyone determined to bypass the program can simply close its process, though, so don't rely on this too much.

Verdict:

Apps tracker is a useful way to monitor how your PC is being used, simple to operate and with a good range of features.

Your Comments & Opinion

Related Downloads Other Downloads From This Category

Prevent users running specific applications

Freeware

Record which PC programs you're using, and for how long

Freeware

Record which PC programs you're using, and for how long

Freeware

A configurable system monitor

Freeware

Record which applications you're using, and for how long

Freeware

Monitor and control CPU and memory usage

Freeware

Quickly arrange windows on your desktop by restoring their size and position

Trial Software
34,616,205
Downloads
Secure & Tested Software
6,212
Reviews
Instant Download 24/7
302,566
Members
10+ Years of Service