You must install and register the 2015-2016 version of SofTest before your first exam. Upper level students: last year's version has expired! You must reinstall and reregister before your first exam.
SofTest is a simple word-processing program that blocks access to your hard drive** and the Internet during your exams. Some features include:
*Students taking their exams through the Disability Resource Program should contact Laura Andrews Navas with any questions about computer exam accommodations.
**Unless instructed otherwise by your professor.
MAC USERS: SofTest version 11.0.666.94885 is now compatible with El Capitan as well as Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion), OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion), 10.9 (Mavericks), and 10.10 (Yosemite). If your lap-top is running El Capitan and you downloaded the Fall 2015 version of SofTest prior to November 2015, you will have to download it again to make sure you have the most recent release of the software that is compatible with El Capitan.
WINDOWS USERS: SofTest version 11.0.4780.36236 is currently compatible with Windows 10.
If you need help with the installation or registration process, contact ExamSoft technical support at their livechat or at firstname.lastname@example.org or call toll-free 866.429.8889. You may also stop by the Hastings IT helpdesk in room 440 in the library for assistance throughout the semester. If you cannot resolve any major issues before the day of your exam, please plan on writing your exam in a bluebook.