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TOPIC: Process to highlight and strikethrough

Process to highlight and strikethrough 3 months 2 weeks ago #18324

  • Anshul Agrawal
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Hello All,
I have tried several mock exams and each exam source has a different way of highlighting and strikethrough. Does anyone know how these two actually work in the real exam (i.e., right-click to strikethrough and select to highlight, etc.)?
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Anshul

Process to highlight and strikethrough 3 months 2 weeks ago #18325

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Anshul,

PMI has a new exam vendor (Pearson VUE) and their exam engine does NOT support highlight and strikethrough. So the answer to your question is: No matter how you click on the real exam there will be no highlight or strikethrough.

Please see this document here where we've gathered student feedback: docs.google.com/document/d/1WHE55FlMY0MY...IhA/edit?usp=sharing

Process to highlight and strikethrough 3 months 2 weeks ago #18328

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Thank you, Cornelius. Quick follow up question - I was under the impression that brain dumps are no longer allowed during the tutorial. However, one of the lessons learned in the document you shared was that the exam taker was able to use the tutorial time for the brain dump. Were you able to confirm this with other students as well?
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Anshul

Process to highlight and strikethrough 3 months 2 weeks ago #18329

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Anshul,

Brain dumps ARE allowed. That has never changed. PMI just doesn't want you to do it DURING the tutorial any longer. Here is an article about the official rule by PMI.

www.project-management-prepcast.com/free...-pmp-exam-brain-dump

However, we are currently getting conflicting feedback as to how and when you are allowed to do your brain dump. Some were allowed to do it during the tutorial. Some not. Still gathering data...
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