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12552 Author: Travis Spangle
Website: -
Code repository:
Registered on: 2014-04-02 (over 7 years ago)
Current version: 2.8.1
Compatible with: Redmine 3.2.x, 3.1.x, 3.0.x
User ratings:   (10)

Grabs details from an Issues Spent Time Log and displays it under the Issues Description.

Please report issues to the project page


2.8.1 (2016-01-05)

Compatible with Redmine 3.2.x, 3.1.x, 3.0.x.

Resolved reported css issue where Issue Details were pushed to the bottom of the page.

2.8 (2015-09-01)

Compatible with Redmine 3.1.x, 3.0.x.

The fixes introduced into this release will stabilize the installation and configuration process.

  • If the plugin cannot write the files it needs to it will report it to the admin
  • Loads helper methods another way that seems to be universal. Should finally squash undefined method for 'spent_on_shown?'

2.7 (2015-07-26)

Compatible with Redmine 3.1.x, 3.0.x.

Until the hooks I need are installed I am having the plugin do file management. This is causing problems for users who do not give directory write permissions to the plugins app/view/

This release will report the error on the configuration settings page. Providing instructions to the admin on how to manually complete the installation.

2.6 (2015-03-12)

Compatible with Redmine 3.0.x, 2.6.x, 2.5.x.

Now displays Date according to your Redmine configuration. Resolves issue 17

2.5 (2015-02-24)

Compatible with Redmine 3.0.x, 2.6.x, 2.5.x.

This release addresses a few problems and adds a new feature.


500 error when other plugins are installed. Users reported they couldn't this plugin along with the redmine_checklist plugin. The issue was identified and corrected

Managing different Redmine versions. The plugin works by overwriting a Redmine View. This release will be able to provide the correct Issues/show.html.erb for your Redmine version.


List the 'Time Spent' under or above the Associated Revisions In the Plugin configuration you can specify where the Spent Time data is dispalyed: Ticket Body, Above VC Revisions, or Below VC Revisions.

Developed on 2.6.0, tested on 2.5-3.0.0

1.5 (2014-10-14)

Compatible with Redmine 2.5.x.

Brings three new fixes requested on the project page

Plugin Translated implmented i18n and will take pull requests for anyone who wants to support another language. Currently has French.

Time Format The time can now be toggled in Settings on how it is displayed:

  • Human "1 hour 30 minutes"
  • Decimal "1.5"

Add fields to Time Entries Custimizes what columns are displayed for the time report. It's currently limited to:

  • Spent on
  • User
  • Hours
  • Comments
  • Activity

Developed and tested on 2.5. Please report any issues to the project page

1 (2014-04-30)

Compatible with Redmine 2.6.x, 2.5.x.

Configurable to display maximum amount of time entries.

0.5 (2014-04-02)

Compatible with Redmine 2.6.x, 2.5.x.

User ratings

  by Ivan Tsybanenko over 4 years ago

Can't get it worked in Redmine 3.3.3

  by Alexandre Rock Ancelet almost 5 years ago

Great, no issue, maintainer always available for support :)

  by Harris Byun almost 6 years ago

  by Anantya Wibowo over 6 years ago

very useful

  by Ippei Ukai over 6 years ago

Working superbly so far.
Using with unsupported 2.3-stable; some glitches with setting page, but nothing some console commands can't fix.

  by Rafael Ribeiro almost 7 years ago

Plugin muito bom. Facilitou muito a visualização de tempo gasto nas descrições das tarefas. Excelente!

  by Francois Conil almost 7 years ago

  by Bertrand FRUCHET almost 7 years ago

How can i have time spent in PDF too ?

  by Michael Sanders over 7 years ago

This should be standard functionality. FANTASTIC plugin.

  by Ivan Rapekas over 7 years ago