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Anki is a flashcard program which makes remembering things easy. Because it is a lot more efficient than traditional study methods, you can either greatly decrease your time spent studying, or greatly increase the amount you learn.

Anyone who needs to remember things in their daily life can benefit from Anki. Since it is content-agnostic and supports images, audio, videos and scientific markup (via LaTeX), the possibilities are endless. For example:

- learning a language
- studying for medical and law exams
- memorizing people's names and faces
- brushing up on geography
- mastering long poems
- even practicing guitar chords!


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Leaders and contributors

Damien Elmes Primary Developer

Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
All Forum!forum/ankisrs
Users Forum!forum/ankisrs-users

Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use python-sqlalchemy >=0.4.3
Weak prerequisite pyaudio (for audio recording)
Required to use python-simplejson >=1.7.3
Weak prerequisite lame (for audio recording)
Required to use PySQlite >=1.3 or Python 2.5
Weak prerequisite python-beautifulsoup (for importing SuperMemo XML and exporting text files)
Weak prerequisite python-numpy (for graph generation)
Weak prerequisite sox >=14.1 (for audio recording)
Required to use Python >=2.4
Weak prerequisite python-matplotlib (for graph generation)
Required to use PyQt >=4.4
Weak prerequisite mplayer (for audio playback)


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