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CompTIA - Anywhere Proctored

Exam Proctors

If you are a test taker, please see the test taker page.

To get started with Anywhere Proctored, review the following steps. Anywhere Proctored exams have specific technical and system requirements which have to be met in order to deliver an exam.

Proctors must be present for the duration of exam delivery and actively monitor the exam administration.


Verify web accounts

All candidates must have a Pearson VUE username and password for CompTIA before they can take an exam. Make sure test takers have created their web account before they start the test process.


Verify system requirements

Verify whether the computer being used passes the following minimum system requirements.


Run system test

Run a system test on each machine that will be used to deliver the Anywhere Proctored exam. Turn browser pop-up blocker off during the system test.

System Test


Start test

If you are ready to start the test process, please click the button below to download the secure browser. You must check each test taker’s identification prior to starting the exam.

Start test process

Having issues?


Prior to the event

Verify the following are received and confirmed 72 hours prior to the event

  • Private Access Codes
  • Proctor Credentials
  • Correct Exams Display

If you find any issues prior to the day of the event with the Private Access Code, exam display and/or proctor credentials, please contact CompTIA via the following email address:

Technical problems during the exam delivery?

  1. Check Outage Schedule
  2. If you are experiencing issues with your username, password or Private Access Code, please contact:
  3. If a technical issue arises during the time the exam is being delivered, the proctor (not the test taker) should go to Pearson VUE Client Application Support for assistance.
Last updated 2018-10-16