How do I change the student ID length for ParScore?
You will learn how to change the ID length used by ParScore when scanning Scantron answer sheets.
Typically, the Campus Wide ID Number (CWID) is used for student answer sheets which is 9 digits in length. However, sometimes faculty want to use fewer digits.
2. Click on the Scoring tab.
5. Type in the desired number of digits.
Note: The maximum is 10 digits. If students have more or less than you specify, an error will be returned when the answer sheet is scanned.
Changes to the Student ID Number length affects all users of ParScore on that computer. Therefore, after you are finished scanning the student answer sheets, you should change the Student ID Number back to 9 digits.
7. The scanner is now configured for 5-digit student ID numbers.
NOTE: Follow the same steps to change the Student ID number length back to 9 digits before you exit the program.
You have now learned how to change the Student ID number length in ParScore.