The Memory Tracker app for macOS or Windows does not have full access to everything that is going on inside your computer; It only sends basic information about the applications you are using. 

For example if you have Google Chrome active on a website it will send the current window title, which in most cases will be the name of the website, together with a timestamp and some information about what application our software thinks it was. This is used to display the correct icon on your timeline.

Here is an example of a row of data collected by our Memory Tracker:

Also note that:

  • The Memory tracker does not track websites when viewed in Google Chrome's private/incognito mode.
  • You can turn off tracking at any time by clicking the Memory Tracker icon and toggling the button:

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Getting Started with Memory
Memory Mac Tracker
Memory Tracker for Windows

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