How to Use Exam4

22 Apr 2021

Are you sitting the online exams this May? On this page you will find helpful videos showing you how to use Exam4. 

Short videos covering each aspect of Exam4 have been grouped on this page. You can access the full May 2021 playlist of videos in YouTube, and watch the videos which are important to you. Find out how to use playlists at the end of the page.


Starting Exam4 and ID capture

This series contains two videos. Watch to find out what to expect when starting Exam4, the details you need to enter when launching your exam, and a demonstration of the new ID capture process.

https://youtu.be/QbTJTxF4ukI?list=PL6zH1WBZGPj0o-WcQrm4LYtc_iKzDr8KA

This step-by-step guide will take you through starting Exam4 and testing it with viewable question papers, as well as sitting the live exam on exam day:

Starting Exam4 Guide


Using Exam4

This series contains four videos. Watch to see what Exam4 looks like, how and when to fetch your question paper, and the range of functions available to you. We also offer general advice on using Exam4. This series shows you what to expect from your exam day experience.

https://youtu.be/Dw3dP3opLH4?list=PL6zH1WBZGPj0lJRCQiWOOBfKLkTQszP4l


Computational questions

This series contains three videos. Watch these videos for a detailed look at answering computational questions, and inserting new rulers to create a visual guide to outline your answers. We also show you how to type answers using these rulers, and demonstrate the rulers with a pre-programmed answer.

Mac users only - please note that the shortcuts to insert new rulers does not apply for Macs and for further guidance you must watch this video.

https://youtu.be/14muAjt8o5s?list=PL6zH1WBZGPj0enkJ_c_PYPsK7leSK5BFt

This example calculation demonstrates how a capital allowances computation could be presented.


Ending and submitting your exam

This series contains two videos. Watch for a quick demonstration of how to end your exam, and how to submit your answers.  Remember it is your responsibility to end your exam at the appropriate time, Exam4 does not end automatically.

https://youtu.be/5JFtS8gvOdo?list=PL6zH1WBZGPj0fGjJYoTOgrGSoil5FdS3O

This step-by-step guide will take you through how to end your exam and then submit your answers:

Ending Exam Guide


Awareness Paper

In this video, for Awareness candidates we give you a quick demonstration of how to complete the Awareness exam using the Exam4 software.

https://youtu.be/-qCzqUio1Ok


How to use playlists

Short videos covering each aspect of Exam4 have been grouped into playlists, which you can watch in different ways:

  • Watch the videos in sequence on this page
  • Click 'Watch in YouTube' to navigate through the grouped playlists
  • Access the full playlist of videos in YouTube, and watch the videos which are important to you