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Deanna
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Questions about getting ready for your Red Hat remote exam?

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This thread is dedicated to connect you with Red Hat subject matter experts who can help answer your questions regarding Red Hat remote exams. Please see the following resources for Red Hat Remote Exams below:

For questions on scheduling or redeeming your exams,  please use the Red Hat Certification team comment form here. 

**Our subject matters experts in the Red Hat Learning Community will not be assisting with tasks related to scheduling exams. 

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vinaybabu
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Hi @vishals ,

 

Due to network issue my exam got stopped with in 1/2 hr and proctor suggested me that retake exam and also I have raised a request. Please help me how to reschedule the exam. 

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vishals
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Hi @vinaybabu ,

The team should respond to your ticket with instructions to reschedule the exam. Please follow up on the same ticket.

Best Regards,

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ECHONG
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I am running the compatibility test and it failed at microphone volum is too low.  Is there a way to switch microphone to my external USB camera?

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BeMarek
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Yes, you can change which mic to use on the initial screen just after you boot from the usb stick.

Marek

Moorur
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Hello,

I am having issues with my setup as the the compatibilty test for one section is failing. My setup is able to fulfill all the crteria of the compatibilty test ecpect for " you must be able to connect to the media servers" which fails with a message that " Cannot access media servers".. However I was able to join the wireless network and login to Red hat portal with my userid and password and also my setup passed the "network" section of compatibilty test. So do anyone know what may be problem with my setup? I am using a x86 HP laptop for this exam with wireless connection.

Regards Jay


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vishals
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Hi @Moorur ,

This thread should answer some questions around the media server test - https://learn.redhat.com/t5/General/Questions-about-getting-ready-for-your-Red-Hat-remote-exam/m-p/1...

In essence, the Media Servers checks are the connection for sharing the video and audio and its failure will deny the proctors your video feeds.
There have been a few false errors that will be fixed with the fine-tuning of the compatibility tests, but for now, If the webcam test passes and you were able to see yourself in the test video feed, you can ignore the media test failure message.

If you still have problems, I would recommend contacting the support team.

Best Regards,

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Hartmut
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Hi @vishals
passed remote exam yesterday.

Just a feedback for the developers of the remote exam software image:
I used laptop with external monitor, mouse & German (Dell) keyboard.
1) correctly selected keyboard type but the caret '^' key didn't work - which is important for regex...
2) the right mouse button didn't work so only way to copy&paste was to use Ctrl+C/V and Ctrl+Shift+C/V

So at the end it was not a showstopper for me, but waste of time to figure out how to work around.

Regards and good luck to all exam candidates
Hartmut

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vishals
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Hi @Hartmut ,

Congratulations on your result and thank you for the feedback!
I have passed your feedback to the developers. The next version of the remote exam image (which is already being tested) should address the mouse right-click and copy/paste concerns.

Best Regards,

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Dirk_of
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Hello,

i will do the RHCE8 remote exam from Germany. . Can i switch to an "de_DE" keymap ? in the os on which run the exam ?  My laptop has a "German (QWERTZ) keyboard".  It would therefore be more pleasant if you could set it up on the host.

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Hartmut
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Hello @Dirk_of,
you can select German keyboad, however on my external keyboard the Caret key "^" didn't work.

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