Pearson VUE Browser Lock Client proctored system requirements
||Window 10 (32-bit and 64-bit) – Live Tiles disabled
|Note: Windows Operating Systems must pass Genuine Windows Validation.
- Windows 8.1/8/7, XP, and Windows Vista are strictly prohibited for exam delivery.
|Windows Operating System Languages
||Pearson VUE Browser Lock is supported on a variety of Windows OS languages and continues to expand its offering. Installation has been certified for English, German and Japanese Windows OS. More will be coming soon.
||4GB of RAM or more
||Minimum Resolution: 1024 x 768 in 16-bit color.
Recommended Resolution: 1920 x 1080 or higher in 32-bit color.
|Mouse & Keyboard
- English QWERTY Keyboard
- 2-button Wheel Mouse
2 available USB 2.0 ports for:
||Pearson Strongly Recommends using a wired network rather than a wireless network as it provides better exam delivery performance.
||Latest versions of Edge, Chrome, Firefox, and Safari + two versions back for web registrations or downloading the secure browser
||Broadband (DSL, Cable, or LAN/WLAN). 40 Mbps down / up
Required: For each simultaneous exam delivery beyond the first, an additional 256 Kbps down/up is required.
Note: With 1 Mbps down/up it will take approximately 2 minutes to launch Pearson VUE Browser Lock (150 MB application). Incremental Mbps will launch PVBL faster.
||Corporate firewalls (including VPNs) often cause this delivery method to fail. Please take your exam in a setting without a corporate firewall.
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