Lite User: Start Here 👉RescueTime 101
Welcome to RescueTime!
Here's a step by step guide to help you get set up.
⓵ Setup RescueTime: Once you have downloaded RescueTime, spend one day working on your computer on your normal day to day task. Then finish the remaining task below on Day 2.
⓶ Goals: Goals help you change the way you spend your time. Choose a category or productivity level that you’d like to see improvement, and we will help you keep track of your efforts. You can create new goals here. Once created, you can see your goal progress on the dashboard, goals report, and in your weekly summary emails.
⓷ Work Hours: Work hours helps you track what you're doing at work. Customize your work schedule with us, and we will show you if you're most productive in the mornings or afternoons. Let how to set up your Work Hours.
⓸ Manage Categories: Decide what you would like your categories listed as here. Need help? Check out Changing Categories and Productivity scores
⓹ Assign Productivity & Categories: After visiting several websites you can assign the productivity score and the categories to your activities here.
Whew! We hope we didn't overwhelm you, but if you take the time to set up each of these steps in a couple of weeks you will have a wealth of information about your habits to propel your goals to the next level!