Remotely review flashcards with Anki.

Anki Remote

A simple custom remote for the spaced repetition flashcard app Anki. Review cards while on a treadmill or across the room!



List of buttons, from top to bottom:

First row

  • Launch Anki
  • Go to Deck Overview
  • Quit Anki (with confirmation dialog)

Second row

  • Backspace
  • Select deck
  • Escape

Third row

The following features require the Zoom and Toggle Full Screen add-ons for Anki to be installed.

  • Reset zoom
  • Zoom in
  • Zoom out
  • Go fullscreen

Fourth row

  • Move up
  • Answer/Confirm selection
  • Move down

Fifth row

  • Apply rating: 1/2/3/4

Sixth row

  • Repeat media playback
  • Mark card
  • Suspend note
  • Undo



  • 2016-05-14: Added support for OS X (thanks to @luminousspice!)
  • 2016-05-08: Added more buttons; Restructured remote; Remote now asks for confirmation before exiting
  • 2015-08-09: Initial release


Copyright (c) 2015-2016 Glutanimate

This project is licensed under the GNU GPLv3.

The icon is based on 'Anki icon for Faenza' by jesuisbenjamin; released under the CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 license.