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Exam Taker Information
SofTest can be used on virtually any modern computer (i.e. purchased within the last 3-4 years). The minimum system requirements are:
CPU = 2GHz Intel® Core™/Celeron™ or equivalent x86 processor (CPU Info)
RAM = highest recommended for the operating system or 2GB
Hard Drive = highest recommended for the operating system or 1GB of free space
Operating System = English 32-bit Versions of Windows XP, 32-bit
and 64-bit Versions of Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8. Only
genuine versions of Windows Operating Systems are supported.
SofTest cannot be used on virtual operating systems such as
Microsoft's Virtual Machine, Parallels or VMware, VMware Fusion or any
other virtual environments, unless approved for the institution
Screen Resolution must be 1024x768 or higher
CPU = Intel processor
RAM = 2 GBHard Drive = 1 GB of free disk space
Operating System = OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard), OS X 10.7 (Lion), OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion), and 10.9 (Mavericks). Only genuine versions of Mac Operating Systems are supported.
Server version of Mac OS X is not supported
SofTest may not be used in a virtual operating systems
To Download and Register SofTest:
Students should log into the Exam Taker area using their Student ID# (first 8 digits of the Eagle ID number) and password (exam number), click on "Download SofTest", and follow the instructions.
NOTE TO RETURNING STUDENTS: All students must download the new software if they intend to use SofTest for the 2014-2015 academic year (prior registrations are no longer valid and there have been updates).