This article highlights the changes made by the Scorpion version 2.9 release.
New Item Type: Fill in the Blanks
Scorpion now supports fill in the blanks item type. Fill in the blanks uses a drop down menus or a text fields in a sentence to fill in the blank.
You can find this in in the following location: Project/ Items/ Add Item/ Item Type/ Fill in the Blank
For more on creating Fill in the Blanks items, please see:
Scorpion now has the option to select the language that the Scorpion instructions will be displayed in.
You can find this in in the following location: Project/ Forms/ Configuration/ Exam Rules/ Exam Language or Default Language
This a guide on how to control the language options:
Option to have Widgets on Individual Items or Form Sections
Files can be previewed if the user has the correct permissions and the zone allows it.
You can find this in in the following location: Project/ Item/ Content/ Include widgets or Project/ Forms/ Form/ Section Settings/ Widgets
Individual Widget Controls:
This a guide on how to control widgets for individual items:
Section Widget Controls:
This a guide on how to control the section widgets:
Shared Content is now Viewed Beside the Item
Shared content will now be displayed next to the item depending on the screen size. You can also highlight paragraphs
This a guide on how to add shared content to items:
Improved PDF Support
There are two ways to view pdf's during an exam, one that is the secure method that does not allow the examinee to download or print the pdf, or using the examinee's browser to view the pdf.
Suspicious Event Threshold
The suspicious event threshold is the number of suspicious events that the examinee can do before the exam is automatically paused and the cannot move forward in the exam. Suspicious events are the events that show up in red below.
You can find this in in the following location: Project/ Forms/ Configuration/ Security Options/ Suspicious event threshold