Work Time Recorder App : Release V3.x

Python Work Time Recorder Application

Release V3.x for the App


Thrid release of the App.

There were several intermidiate fixes to the app. Also an UI overhaul for better usability.

For more background refer to Intro


Version 3.3

  • Added feature to show the timer in the Title. This means when the timer is minimized the time counter still stows on the start bar.
  • TODO: Add way to save the time-stamp and load the time-stamp from files.

Screenshot

Here is a screenshot:

Screenshot of V3.3 release of the application

Download:

Note the pyw extension for the window executable of python.

timer3_3.pyw

Package Dependencies

Same as earlier version look at V2.


Version 3.2

  • Merged the improvements of v3.0 and v3.1
  • Major change to layout for usabiliy
  • Ability to add Task Name for the current activity in progress
  • Finally fixed the Quit issue by encapsulating the Tk() root and control pannel
  • New specific frames for control part in timer update UI
  • Changed names to of timer update UI to actually represent what its doing
  • New: “Update & Stop” to start the timer from arbitary period
  • Better font management for all the elements
  • Added Version string at startup and window title
  • Copy Running timer Feature for Time-stamps
  • Functionality of reading directory of program and generation of log file name added
  • Stub for Log file save and Load prepared
  • TODO: Need for add Save and Load features

Screenshot

Here is a screenshot:

Screenshot of V3.2 release of the application

Download:

Note the pyw extension for the window executable of python.

timer3_2.pyw

Package Dependencies

Same as earlier version look at V2.


Version 3.1

  • Reinitialized the older interface like v2.0
  • Faster UI than previous versions
  • Added 100th of Seconds also to give stop watch like feel
  • Still No fix for the Quit button

Screenshot

Here is a screenshot:

Screenshot of V3.1 release of the application

Download:

Note the pyw extension for the window executable of python.

timer3_1.pyw

Package Dependencies

Same as earlier version look at V2.


Version 3.0

  • Bugfix for the Control pane generation
  • Made the clock font bigger and change the typface
  • Added Hours instead of 3-digit minutes display
  • Better clock update for seconds and minutes display
  • TODO: Could not fix the quit button yet.

Screenshot

Here is a screenshot:

Screenshot of V3.0 release of the application

Download:

Note the pyw extension for the window executable of python.

timer3.pyw

Package Dependencies

Windows

Nothing much here. Since the default python installation includes tkinter

Linux

Need to install python-tk or python3-tk for Python 2.x and Python 3.x respectively.

Ubuntu/debian :

sudo apt-get install python-tk

## Or

sudo apt-get install python3-tk

Arch / Manjaro :

sudo pacman -S python-tk

## Or

sudo pacman -S python3-tk