To use Time Trek:
1. Click the MENU then click NEW
and enter the name of the client. The client's name
will appear in the drop down menu.
2. Enter some information about the specific
task you are working on for the client in the big white
area, then click "PUNCH IN."
3. When you're ready to take a break, click
on the cigarette (or coffee cup depending on your preference).
When you return from your break, click the cigarette or coffee
cup again to resume the job.
You can change the break icon to either
a cigarette or coffee cup from the OPTIONS button
on the MENU.
4. When you're all done with your client's
project, click MENU then REPORT to get
a summary of all the time spent on the various tasks
related to the client's project.
The report rounds the time spent on each
task to 30 minute increments. You can change this option
by clicking in the OPTIONS section of the MENU.
Other features and options:
The small TOTAL timer shows the
total time spent on the client's project to date, the
sum of all of the various tasks toward the project's
If you're HTML savvy, you can edit the
report_template.html file to customize your
The report_template.html file
is located in the "reports" folder, which
is located in the Time Trek installation folder on your
machine. The usual installation location is:
C:\Program Files\Time Trek
Where ever you put the Time Trek program after unzipping
Edit the HTML any way you want, but leave:
... as is. (This text is how Time Trek knows where to put
the report data.
July 11, 2009