Aspire test setup

Fall 2015: The Aspire test for freshman this year is on November 2; for sophomores, November 9. All freshmen and sophomores MUST update and configure their laptops prior to these dates to ensure that they can take the test.

Install the software

  1. Connect your laptop to network cable in the help desk or library.
  2. Restart your computer and Login.
  3. Then, restart & login again. All settings will not take hold unless you restart twice.
  4. You should see Firefox & TestNav on your desktop.

Configure TestNav

  1. On the day of the testing, we want you to first try using TestNav. Let’s make sure it works now…
  2. Click on TestNav. Choose “ACT-Aspire” and GO.
  3. Enter “Username” and “Password” (those actual words)
  4. start test now
  5. start section. “Congratulations” will appear.
  6. click on the blue arrow.
  7. click “submit final answer”
  8. click “yes, submit final answer.
  9. Exit

Configure Firefox as a backup in case TestNav does not work

  1. Click firefox on your desktop
  2. click the “U” on the top left of the homepage.
  3. Enter “Username” and “Password” (those actual words)
  4. on the pop up window, check the box and click “allow”
  5. start test now
  6. start section. “Congratulations” will appear.
  7. click on the blue arrow.
  8. click “submit final answer”
  9. click “yes, submit final answer.
  10. Exit