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Bulk Time Entry Plugin

This is a plugin to enter multiple time entries at one time.


  • Enter multiple time entries from a single page

  • Auto fills the issue id based on the selected project

Getting the plugin

A copy of the plugin can be found in the downloads at Little Stream Software and also on GitHub.


  1. Follow the Redmine plugin installation steps at: Make sure the plugin is installed to vendor/plugins/bulk_time_entry_plugin

  2. The link to the plugin should appear on the top left of your menu, called “Bulk Time Entries”


  1. Enter the time entry details

  2. Click “Add Another” or use the accesskey of Alt + A to add another time entry form

  3. Click “Save” to save all the time entries

CSV Import

A Rake task is included to allow importing Time Entries in bulk. The CSV file should be in the following format:

  • No header

  • Column 1 - Issue id

  • Column 2 - Time Entry comment (optional)

  • Column 3 - Date spent on. e.g. YYYY-MM-DD

  • Column 4 - Activity name. e.g. Development

  • Column 5 - Number of hours

  • Column 6 - User login. e.g. edavis

The rake task should be run in your Redmine root like:

rake bulk_time_entry:import:csv RAILS_ENV=production CSV_FILE=/path/to/time_entries.csv


This plugin is licensed under the GNU GPL v2. See COPYRIGHT.txt and GPL.txt for details.

Project help

If you need help you can contact the maintainer at the Bug Tracker. The bug tracker is located at