(Online Exam software)
Features and Limitations:
1. The project can handle ‘n’ number of
client connections. (Obviously, it is up to your server’s
2. The admin can create (delete, modify)
any number of tests. Also, he can set the time frame for every
test. If the time frame exceeds, then the test session
automatically expires and the score is evaluated.
3. After the test session, a report is
generated and saved in the database for future use.
4. When a candidate completes his test
or closes in the middle, his score is evaluated and the score
count is emailed to him as well.
5. A test can have only multiple choice
type questions. Es specially, there can be maximum of 4 choices
6. Each question carry equal mark. The
final score is calculated in terms of percentage. So, the score
is displayed in terms of percentage only.
7. If the server crashes in the middle…,
that’s all. The session or score cannot be retrieved. You have
to take the exam once again.
8. We have done a very good testing at
least! So, we guarantee that you will not receive any 500+s (I
mean, Server internal errors!).
9. This is a kind of simple project,
developed in a very shot time frame. So, the code is not up to
any standard. Every thing is ‘Plain old’. You can read the code
as a kinder garden kid does.
10. Let us assume the <onlineexam-home>
refers to onlineexam folder.
11. The jsp files and html files are
kept inside the onlineexam folder.
12. The mysql connector jar files are
found in side WEB-INF/lib folder.
13. And, the important things are ….
14. Have patience to run.
Instructions for taking the test:
Here, are some guide lines
to the users for attending the test without facing any troubles.
The first important thing
is, do not click any button more than one time. We kindly
request you to have some patient to wait until the page is
If you do not know the
answer for any question, DONT CHOOSE ANY CHOICE, click next
button and attend next question. Once, you come to finish all
the questions, you will see the list of UN-ANSWERED QUESTIONS,
then you choose one by one and answer them.
The browser will open a
POP up window and your test session will start from the newly
popped window. DONT PRESS BACK button or FORWARD button
present in browser. Please use available buttons only. Other
wise your session may expire and your test attendance may be
Enroll your correct
details (like, user name, register number (university register
number or any valid identity) and other required info. Dont
leave any field empty.
Each question will carry
1 mark, also no Negative Marking scheme. Result will be
displayed at the session end.
Once, you click the 'Test
Finished ' button, your session will be closed safely and your
score details will be enrolled in database.
Any award or
certificates will be forwarded to your college address (that
you are going to fill.)
Your result details will
be sent to your email, by the moment you finish the test.
Timer will be running at
the top most right corner of the browser. Your session will be
automatically closed and your answers will be evaluated with
out any intimation, if the time slice expires.
We designed this test
software with in a short span of time, so some bugs may be
left uncovered, when you see any malfunction in this software