How can I navigate and answers questions in an assessment using the keyboard? | Questionmark

How can I navigate and answers questions in an assessment using the keyboard?

It is possible to navigate an assessment using the keyboard. The following keys can be used to access and navigate an assessment.

Keys Action
The Tab key can be used to switch focus between objects. For example, pressing tab will move between the buttons and/or the links that are available on the screen and can be used to login, start an assessment and answer questions.
+ Is used to move back to the previous object in the logical Tab order.
The Enter key, like the Space bar, can be used to "click" the currently selected object, this may be a button, as in the Enter button or a Start assessment button. This key can also be used to navigate between questions in a question-by-question delivery method when the appropriate button is selected.
The Space bar, like the Enter key, can be used to "click" the currently selected object, this may be a button as in the Enter button or a Start assessment button. This key can also be used to navigate between questions in a question-by-question delivery method when the appropriate button is selected.
+ or Once in focus these keys can be used to move up or down the list of languages available to display the assessment user interface in.
or Tese keys can be used to scroll the page up or down.

To answer questions using the keyboard is easy (however, some of the keys can only be enabled by your Perception administrator).

Keys Action Compatible question types
+ or Move up or down selected drop-down boxes.
  • Select a Blank
  • Pull-down list
  • Ranking
The Enter key, like the Space bar, can be used to "click" the currently selected object on the page. For example, a check box in a Multiple Response question.

All question types except:

  • Hotspot
  • Drag and Drop
  • Flash/Captivate *
The Space bar, like the Enter key, can be used to "click" the currently selected object on the page. For example, a check box in a Multiple Response question.

All question types except:

  • Hotspot
  • Drag and Drop
  • Flash/Captivate *
Can be used to move focus between the different object on the page. This may include choices or even questions. All

* May be possible but the question would need to be designed to use these keys.

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