There are four things you need to do before you can take a digital AP Exam.
Before Exam Day
Step 1 | Now | Download and Install the Digital Testing App and Log In
The digital testing application is now available.
Step 2 | As Soon as Possible | Practice with Example Questions in the Digital Testing App
Digital practice gives you the chance to practice with example questions in the same application you’ll use on exam day and confirm that your technology works as expected.
Step 3 | 1–3 Days Before Exam Day | Complete Exam Setup for Each Digital Exam
For each digital AP Exam you take, you must complete the exam setup step in the digital testing app. This step loads your exam onto the computer you’re going to test with. Completing this step is required 1-3 days before each exam. Without taking this step for each exam, you will not be able to test.
On Exam Day
Step 4 | 30 Minutes Before the Exam | Check In to the Exam
On exam day, you must check in 30 minutes before the official start time of the exam—at 11:30 a.m. EDT for 12 p.m. exams and 3:30 p.m. EDT for 4 p.m. exams—to complete final pre-exam checks.