Free Stopwatch

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A free, full-featured and accurate stopwatch for Windows

Free Stopwatch is flexible digital stopwatch software. This stopwatch measures time intervals in hours, minutes, seconds and milliseconds. The timer counts in increments of 10 milliseconds.

Just press a Start button to begin the count and press a Stop button at the finish line. You can also press a Lap button to fix the times between laps. Free Stopwatch records an infinite number of laps.

At some point everyone needs a stopwatch. Lab experiments, time tracking, and sporting events such as sprints are just a few examples.


At the end of the measurements, you can export the results to a file that can be opened in Notepad or Microsoft Excel. Or you can copy the results to the clipboard and paste it into another program.

Full screen

Free Stopwatch has a special button for full-screen mode. Click this button, and the stopwatch will expand to the size of the monitor or projector. This is especially convenient during exams, tests, reports, laboratory experiments, and so on. The stopwatch will be visible from any part of the classroom or auditorium. To exit full-screen mode, press the Esc button or click on the screen.

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Run multiple stopwatch at the same time

You can run multiple instances of the free stopwatch on the same computer. Each stopwatch will operate fully and independently from other instances.

Run it from your portable USB flash drive

You can put Free Stopwatch on a flash drive and run it directly from there. In this way, all your timers will always be with you, the settings will be stored in file Data.ini.
Download: Free Stopwatch Portable.
Just extract it to any folder where you want to store it and run FreeStopwatch.exe in order to launch the program.

Do you need more information? Take a look at the help page: Online Help.



Download Free Stopwatch

Installation Package (2.4 MB)
Portable Version (2.3 MB)

Version: 5.0
Released: March 24, 2021
Supported Operating Systems:
Microsoft Windows 11/10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP

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Hot Alarm Clock lets you use several stopwatches at once. You can customize the time display format and define the accuracy of counting the fractions of a second. You can set a stopwatch's appearance and edit the names of Laps.


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