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For CPA Canada, _Securexam _is certified to run on PC-based laptop computers only. This means that Apple/iOS products and tablets (iOs, Windows, Android) are not allowed. TO INSTALL _SECUREXAM_, YOUR LAPTOP MUST MEET THESE MINIMUM HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE ...
If you forgot your CPA PEP/Prep/ACAF user account password, you can request a temporary password by clicking the “FORGOT PASSWORD?” link below the "LOGIN" button when attempting to log into the CPA website: For PEP https://cpacanada.securexam.com/login....
Upload the Qualification Exam file as follows: 1. Login to your account on the _Securexam_ Registration website at: http://cpacanada.securexam.com/ [http://cpacanada.securexam.com/] 2. Click on the "Upload Completed Exam" button in the left naviga...
Many candidates have the _Securexam _software preinstalled on their computers by their employer's IT staff. If you do not have the _Securexam_ software preinstalled on your computer by your employer's IT staff, you must download the software from the _S...
To print out your practice files, locate the "_Securexam_" folder on your desktop. Open the folder and locate the subfolder for the practice exam you want to print. You will find a subfolder for each practice exam, containing a Microsoft (R) _Word_ fi...
If you are having difficulty downloading your license and exam files please try the stand alone utility program called "Exams And Licenses". To access the "Exams and Licenses" program: * Click on "Start". * Click on "All Programs". * Click on 'S...
In order to take a CPA examination and to make sure the software works properly on your computer, you must test the software by performing a "Qualification Exam", and upload the resulting files to Software Secure for confirmation. To begin, Close down A...
First you must Close down ALL software applications. To start the application, double-click on this icon. Once Securexam launches, a language selection dialog will appear. Choose your preferred language and click on OK. The main screen appears (it may...
Different types of exams are available within _Securexam_. The process for taking an exam (described later) is almost the same for all types of exams. "PRACTICE EXAM" You can and should practice using _Securexam_ to simulate the actual exam and to ver...
Using Securexam at the CPA examinations will be the same as using it in a "Qualification" exam, with these exceptions: * USB PORT: You must have a free USB port. You can test whether your port is working by inserting a USB Key in your USB port, and t...
You can print out the guide containing all the functions or while in the spreadsheet, click on "Formulas" on the menu bar. A drop-down will list all the available functions. You can copy from this dropdown menu the formula syntax you want to use, by hig...
The text in your exam will turn gray if you click the header containing the exam information of the exam. Unfortuantely if during your exam the text turns gray, there is no means to change it to any other color. Upon taking subsequent exams, the text ...