Technical Setup and Resources and Checklists

More information on: International Computer-Based Testing.

Technical Setup

Site Readiness Checklist

Technical Coordinators: Follow this Site Readiness Checklist and reference The ACT Technical Guide for International Computer-Based Testing (PDF) for step-by-step instructions to know with confidence that your site is ready. The steps noted in parenthesis refer to steps in the Technical Guide.

  • Prepare the local content server (steps 1 – 23)
  • Prepare proctor workstations (steps 1 – 17)
  • Prepare examinee workstations (steps 1 – 26)
  • Verify site readiness by answering questions in the Readiness email from OSUS@act.org
  • Upgrade server and workstation installation, if needed (see the Technical Guide for more information)

Technical Setup Resources

Technical Setup Videos

The videos listed below are in the same sequential order as listed in The ACT Technical Guide for International Computer-Based Testing (PDF).

  1. How to install the Local Content Server
  2. How to set up the Proctor computers part 1
  3. How to setup the Proctor computers part 2
  4. How to setup the Examinee computers part 1
  5. How to setup the Examinee computers part 2