Log time using the Adobe Workfront plugin

You can log time for projects, tasks, and issues you’re working on directly in any of the following Adobe Creative Cloud applications:

  • Photoshop
  • XD
  • InDesign
  • Illustrator
  • Premiere Pro
  • After Effects

Access requirements

You must have the following access to perform the steps in this article:

Access level configurations*

Edit access to tasks or issues

Note: If you still don't have access, ask your Workfront administrator if they set additional restrictions in your access level. For information on how a Workfront administrator can modify your access level, see Create or modify custom access levels.

Object permissions

Log Hours permission to the task or issue

For information on requesting additional access, see Request access to objects.

*To find out what plan, license type, or access you have, contact your Workfront administrator.


You must install the correct plugin for the Adobe Creative Cloud application you’re using:

Log time using the Adobe Workfront plugin

The Workfront administrator determines which project-specific hour types are available as described in Manage hour types.

To log time using the Workfront plugin:

  1. Click the Menu icon in the top-right corner, then select Work List. You can also use the menu to navigate to parent objects.

  2. From the Work List, select the work item you need to log time to.

  3. Click Time in the navigation bar.

  4. (Optional) Choose the Hour Type from the drop-down menu.

  5. Enter the time in hours for the day you need.

  6. Click Submit.