Minimum Requirements for SofTest

Please note:  SofTest cannot be used on virtual operating systems such as Microsoft's Virtual Machine, Parallels, VMware, VMware Fusion or any other virtual environments.

PC Laptop Requirements:

  • Operating System: 32-bit and 64-bit Versions of Windows, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10
  • Only genuine, U.S.-English, French, Portuguese, Swedish, and British versions of Windows Operating Systems are supported
  • ExamSoft does not support Tablet devices other than Surface Pro as detailed below.
  • CPU Processor: 1.86Ghz Intel Core 2 Duo or greater CLICK HERE for a list of supported processors
  • RAM: highest recommended for the operating system or 2GB
  • Hard Drive: highest recommended for the operating system or 1GB of available space
  • For onsite support, a working USB port is required (Newer devices may require an adapter)
  • Internet connection for SofTest Download, Registration, Exam Download and Upload
  • Screen Resolution must be 1024x768 or higher
  • Adobe Reader (Version 9, 11, or DC) is required for exams containing PDF attachments
  • Administrator level account permissions (Click Here for instructions)

Surface Pro Requirements

  • Surface Pro 1, 2, & 4 (Non-Pro Surface devices are NOT supported)
  • Surface 3 (Pro and Non-Pro devices ARE supported)
  • External keyboard (USB or Bluetooth) required.  Bluetooth keyboards must be paired prior to launching exam
  • Hard Drive: 1GB or higher available space
  • Adobe Reader XI is required for exams containing PDF attachments
  • For onsite support, a working USB port is required (Newer devices may require an adapter)
  • Internet connection for SofTest Download, Registration, Exam Download and Upload
  • Screen Resolution must be 1920x1080
  • Administrator level account permissions (Click Here for instructions)

SofTest Mac

  • Operating System: OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) 10.10 (Yosemite), OS X 10.11 (El Capitan) and OS x 10.12 (Sierra). Only genuine versions of Mac Operating Systems are supported
  • CPU: Intel processor
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Hard Drive: 1GB or higher available space
  • Server version of Mac OS X is not supported
  • For onsite support, and in order to backup the answer files to a USB, a working USB port is required (Newer devices may require an adapter)
  • Internet connection for SofTest Download, Registration, Exam Download and Upload
  • Administrator level account permissions (Click Here for instructions)

 SofTest-M iPad Requirements:

  • Hardware = iPad 3 through 5, iPad Mini, and iPad Pro
  • Operating System = iOS 8 through iOS 10. Only genuine versions of iOS are supported
  • 500 MB of free space required to commence an exam
  • iPad must not be Jailbroken
  • Internet connection for SofTest Download, Registration, Exam Download and Upload
  • In order to take an exam using SofTest-M, your institution must first enable this product and create exams that are compatible with your iPad

    How do I check the minimum system requirements on my computer?  Go here: http://support.examsoft.com/h/i/262677912-how-do-i-check-my-minimum-system-requirements