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Earlier this year, Prometric launched a DSST remote testing program for eligible military servicemembers, providing an alternative to the traditional test site. The remote test is administered through ProProctor to make the testing experience reliable, convenient, and relaxing for test takers.

We’ve compiled a list of resources to streamline the process of managing and preparing for your remote exam appointment: 

Managing Your Remote Exam

DSST candidates can find information on the Prometric website to schedule, reschedule, confirm, and cancel your remote exam on ProProctor. 

Easily schedule an appointment for your remote DSST exam. 

If you need to change or confirm your remote DSST exam appointment, you will need to use your confirmation number and last name to reschedule or cancel it. 

Remote Test Taker User Guide 

This user guide details the process for candidates taking a remote exam with ProProctor, including system requirements, the check-in process, environmental requirements, and more.

Video: What to Expect on Test Day

Watch the brief video that outlines how to prepare your laptop prior to the exam, steps for taking the remote exam, and what to expect on test day.

3 Steps to Prepare Your Computer

Prior to taking the remote exam, test takers will need to perform a system readiness check, and download the ProProctor app. Learn three simple steps to set up your computer before taking the exam. 

Test Taking FAQs

Find answers to the most commonly-asked questions candidates have when taking a remote exam with ProProctor, such as how to start the exam, system requirements, and what is not allowed in the testing area. 

ProProctor Online Support 

Search the help center for additional information to your remote exam questions. This is your main source of ProProctor technical support, which includes numerous documents, such as manuals and guides, FAQs, and common technical issues that can occur before or during a candidate’s remote exam. You can also access direct chat support to ProProctor’s help desk if needed. 

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