Proctor Help

Current System Recommendations

Please read the current OWL System Recommendations

Recommendations

Proctor Quick Links

Pre-test Check List

Before you begin your test, make sure your computer is ready

Testing Monitor Video

Watch this brief video about using the Testing Monitor feature.

System Check Failure

Try these troubleshooting tips if you are having trouble with the Browser Check.


Proctor FAQs

What does an OWL Proctor do?

Proctors are responsible for monitoring ongoing testing.

OWL proctors can resume, reset or accept an ongoing test session.

Proctors must be added to the roster of the assignment.

Testing Monitor Help Page

What type of computer or browser should be used?

Please go to Current System Recommendations Help Page

How do I get a computer ready for testing?

1. Review this Pretest Check List

2. Watch this video: Starting Your OWL Test

How do I change or reset a password?

IF the url you are using begins "https://www.hosted.owlts"

AND your domain is not using an external login

AND the user has provided a valid email address in the OWL Test Management System.

THEN you can use this link: Forgot Password.

OR append the domain url with "/Account/Password/Forgot"

OTHERWISE, please contact your System Administrator

 

What do the fields on the Testing Monitor page mean?

Please see the Testing Monitor Help Page

How do I put a examinee back into a test?

1. Select the individual test session from the Testing Monitor

2. Click the Enable Resume button

3. For more details, watch this Video: Testing Monitor Video

How do I let an examinee start over?

WARNING: This procedure is permanent and will ERASE the test taker's responses.

1. Select the individual test session from the Testing Monitor

2. Click the Reset Response button

3. For more details, watch this Video: Testing Monitor Video

How do I close out an abandonded test session?

1. Select the individual test session from the Testing Monitor

2. Click the Accept Response button

3. For more details, watch this Video: Testing Monitor Video

Is there help documentation for Test Takers?

1. Yes, you can bookmark this link for your test takers: "https://www.owlts.com/test-taker/"

2. We recommend that you provide custom instructions that are detailed and specific to your situation.

3. OWL Users may borrow text from the OWL Test Taker Help Documentation for this purpose.


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