Anki is an SRS (Spaced Repetition System), a program which allows you to create, manage and review flashcards. Because spaced repetition algorithms are a lot more efficient than traditional study methods, you can either greatly decrease your time spent studying, or greatly increase the amount you learn. Anki is very flexible and also allows the creation of templates. Android and iOS apps are available and synchronization between devices is supported.
This guide shows you how to install Anki.
If you prefer to use Anki version 1, install AUR.AUR from the
Tips and tricks
Kanji Stroke Support
Install AUR if you want to display kanji stroke orders in Anki. You have to select this font inside Anki in your deck properties after installation.AUR from the
Asian Language Support
Install AUR.AUR from the
Install Official repositories.from the
Launch Anki, and inside Anki use "File->Download->Shared Plugin" to download and install the "Japanese Support" plugin, restart.
After creating a new deck, you need to select "Japanese" as the deck model in "deck properties" to have Japanese support. Make sure that the Japanese Support plugin is installed, otherwise you cannot select "Japanese" as the model.
- Mnemosyne - another open-source flashcard program using spaced repetition