Technical Requirements for the Spreadsheets (FOV1/C268) Assessment

The table below shows technical requirements unique to the Spreadsheets (FOV1/C268) assessment. Review these requirements carefully to ensure you are prepared for this assessment.

 

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Component

Type

Recommended

Minimum Requirement

Additional Notes

Operating System

Windows

Windows 10

Windows 7

  • Find out which operating system you have here.

Macintosh (macOS/OSX)

OSX 10.12 (Sierra)

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Internet Browser

Chrome

38

-

We strongly suggest that you do not use Internet Explorer (Edge) for this exam.

Firefox

40

-

Safari

9.1.2

-

Internet Connection Speed

-

At least 4mb download

 

3mb upload

-

  • Use a wired connection (not Wi-Fi).
  • Test your Internet connection here.

MS Excel

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Excel 2016

Excel 2013

  • Mac OS will require Excel 2016
  • Learn to enable Macros here.
  • Click here to access your free copy of Office 365.

CPU

-

2GHz

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The following steps may help speed up your computer:

 

  • Clean out your browser’s cookies and cache.
  • Directions to clean cookies and cache can be found here.
  • Review your browser’s extensions or add-ons removing those that you do not need.

 

For further assistance with your computer, please contact the IT service desk.

 

RAM

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4GB

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