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Braille Requirements and Configuration Manual [pdf]
Updated September 15, 2017

This manual includes information about supported operating systems and required hardware and software for braille testing.  It provides information on how to configure JAWS, navigating an online test with JAWS, and how to administer a test to a student requiring braille.

These are sample Braille files to help configure settings for Braille software. BRF and PRN files are provided.

This document outlines the supported operating systems during the upcoming test administration and following years. This plan helps districts and schools manage operating system deployments based on the support timelines.

This manual provides instructions for downloading and installing the secure browser on supported operating systems used for all Connecticut Comprehensive Assessment Program online assessments.

This document outlines the basic technology requirements for administering an online assessment, including operating system requirements and supported web browsers.

This brochure provides a quick overview of the basic system and software requirements needed to administer the online assessments for the Connecticut Comprehensive Assessment Program.

This guide provides information for downloading the NeoSpeech Voice Pack from TIDE. This voice pack can be used on Windows machines for English text-to-speech and audio glossaries.

This manual provides technology staff with the technical specifications for online testing, including information on Internet and network requirements, general hardware and software requirements, and the text-to-speech function. Connecticut Comprehensive Assessment Program online assessments should follow these configurations.