Locking down a device for Surpass (Legacy) tablet delivery

For high-stakes testing, you can use a device’s lockdown mode to lock candidates into the Surpass (Legacy) tablet app. Lockdown mode prevents access to other applications, such as web browsers.

This article explains how to lock down a tablet for secure test delivery.

WARNING: Candidates cannot take tests that have been set to require lockdown on a device that has not been locked down.
NOTE: Features and services for tablet use may change due to OS changes by Apple, Android, or Android-supporting brands. For more information, consult the Apple or Android documentation at Official Apple Support or Android Help respectively.
In this article

Locking down a device on Google Android tablets

Use a restricted user profile to prevent candidates from accessing apps outside of the Surpass (Legacy) tablet app on their Android tablet.

Locking down a device on Apple iPad or iPad Mini

Use Guided Access mode to prevent candidates from accessing apps outside of the Surpass (Legacy) tablet app on their Apple tablet.

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