TakeATest (Windows Configuration Designer reference)

Use TakeATest to configure the Take A Test app, a secure browser for test-taking. Many schools use online testing for formative and summative assessments. It's critical that students use a secure browser that prevents them from using other computer or Internet resources during the test. For more information, see Take tests in Windows 10.

Applies to

Setting Desktop editions Mobile editions Surface Hub HoloLens IoT Core
All settings X


When set to True, students are able to record and take screen captures in the Take A Test app.


When set to True, students can see autofill suggestions from onscreen keyboards when typing in the Take A Test app.


Enter a link to an assessment that will be automatically loaded when the Take A Test app is opened.


When set to True, students can print in the Take A Test app.


Enter the account to use when taking a test.

To specify a domain account, enter domain\user. To specify an AAD account, enter username@tenant.com. To specify a local account, enter the username.