Gamepad plugin for Anki 1.x
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AnkiJoy is a plugin for Anki (version 1.x only) which enables joystick and gamepad support in Linux via pygame. Due to differences in the Python runtime environment, this plugin does not currently function in Windows (no testing has been done on Mac OS X).

With this plugin you can map any of the following actions to arbitrary buttons on your favorite game controller:

  • Answer 1
  • Answer 2
  • Answer 3
  • Answer 4
  • Answer Default
  • Answer Incorrect
  • Bury Card
  • Mark Card
  • Repeat Audio
  • Show Answer
  • Suspend Card
  • Undo



To install this extension, simply copy the included file into Anki's addons directory.


Options dialog


This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program. If not, see