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Should I remove Anki?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,251
United States Rank #3,205
Reach 0.1784%
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Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.32 days
481.50 days >
Average installed length: 252.99 days


2.1.15 0.06%
2.1.14 0.06%


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What is Anki?  (from Damien Elmes)

Anki is a program which makes remembering things easy. Because it's 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-...  Read more


Anki is a program developed by Damien Elmes. The most used version is 2.1.15, with over 0% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is Anki.exe. The software installer includes 114 files and is usually about 79.86 MB (83,744,133 bytes). The software utilizes the Nokia Qt cross-platforms C++ framework. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 48% of users of Anki come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: ankisrs.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\anki
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Anki\uninstall.exe"
Estimated size: 79.86 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Anki

Program executable:Anki.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\anki\Anki.exe
Additional files:
  • Anki.exe - Anki
  • mplayer.exe - MPlayer - The Movie Player
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • libGLESv2.dll - libGLESv2
  • lame.exe (by http://lame.sf.net) - L.A.M.E. (MP3 Encoder.)
  • pythoncom36.dll - PyWin32
  • pywintypes36.dll
  • libEGL.dll - libEGL
  • python27.dll (by Python Software Foundation) - Python (Python Core)
  • python3.dll (by Python Software Foundation)
  • python36.dll
  • Qt5Core.dll (by The Qt Company) - Qt5 (C++ Application Development Framework)
  • Qt5Gui.dll (by The Qt Company)
  • Qt5Network.dll
  • QtCore4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies)) - Qt4 (C++ application development framework.)
  • QtGui4.dll (by Digia Plc and/or its subsidiary(-ies))
  • QtNetwork4.dll
  • QtOpenGL4.dll
  • QtSvg4.dll
  • QtWebKit4.dll
  • QtXml4.dll
  • anki-console.exe
  • lame_enc.dll
  • opengl32sw.dll
  • uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • anki.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B8274D3A-2347-4EED-B22C-776F3D8D9669}' (runs on registration).
  • lame.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{8D068260-9E9E-4D94-871B-54D5CCB1836A}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • anki.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Anki\Anki.exe'.

How do I remove Anki?

Quickly and completely remove Anki from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Anki from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Anki, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Anki.

Win 10 50%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 50.12%
Windows 7 46.21%
Windows Vista 2.14%
Windows XP 1.53%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.63%
Windows 10 Home 15.62%
Windows 8.1 13.76%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.32%
Windows 7 Professional 9.17%
Windows 10 Pro 6.39%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.94% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.94%
  Germany 9.20%
  United Kingdom 4.68%
  Canada 3.74%
  France 3.15%
  Italy 2.59%
  Brazil 2.16%
  Australia 2.16%
  Poland 1.62%
  Netherlands 1.51%
  Japan 1.34%
  Spain 1.34%
  Sweden 1.08%
  Belgium 0.89%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.31%
Dell 17.40%
Acer 16.98%
ASUS 16.38%
Lenovo 10.49%
Samsung 5.52%
Toshiba 5.25%
Medion 1.56%
MSI 1.43%
Alienware 0.64%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.41%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.00%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.00%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.84%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.57%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.30%


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