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Examsoft for NCSSS Comprehensive Assessments

Saving, Suspending, and Uploading Your Exam


  1. Open SofTest

  2. Open your exam.

  3. To save your exam, click on "Actions".  Then click "Save".

    Note:  Saving your exam will not allow you to finish your exam after closing SofTest.   If you would like to close SofTest and finish your exam later, you must suspend it as shown in the next step. 

  4. To suspend your exam and come back to it at a later time, click on "Actions".  Then click "Suspend".

    NOTE: Suspending your exam will allow you to leave SofTest and finish the exam later.

  5. You will not be able to access the exam after you have uploaded it. After all questions have been answered and you are ready to submit/upload your exam, click “Exit/Save”, then click on “Close Exam”. Make sure you are connected to the internet, and then on the final yellow screen, click “Exit and Upload”. 

  6. When you log in to ExamSoft, you should see the uploaded exam under the "History" tab in your ExamSoft profile.