The following steps can be used to setup the CAI Secure Browser on a personal Windows PC or Apple Mac so that it may be used for formative assessments/AirWays/ClearSight/ILEARN.

Windows

This procedure installs the Secure Browser on all supported versions of Windows.

  1. Navigate to https://indiana.portal.cambiumast.com/secure-browsers.stml
  2. Scroll down to the Download Secure Browsers section on the page, and select the option for Windows.
  3. If you installed a previous version of the Secure Browser by copying its directory from one computer to another, manually uninstall the Secure Browser by deleting the installation folder and the desktop shortcut. (If you installed the Secure Browser using the Windows installation program, the installation package automatically removes it.)
  4. Click the Download Browser link above. A dialog window opens.
  5. Do one of the following (this step may vary depending on the browser you are using):
  6. Follow the instructions in the setup wizard. When prompted for setup type, click Install.
  7. Click Finish to exit the setup wizard. The following items are installed:
  8. Ensure all background jobs, such as virus scans or software updates, are scheduled outside of test windows. For example, if your testing takes place between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., schedule background jobs outside of these hours.
  9. Run the browser by double-clicking the IndianaSecureBrowser shortcut on the desktop. The Secure Browser opens, displaying the student login screen. The browser fills the entire screen and hides the task bar.
  10. To exit the browser, click X in the upper-right corner of the screen.


Mac OS X/macOS

Installing the Secure Profile for Mac

Mac workstations require configuration prior to the administration of online testing. CAI recommends installing the Mac Secure Profile. Users can download the Secure Profile from the CAI Secure Browser download page (https://indiana.portal.cambiumast.com/secure-browsers.stml), install it, and restart their computer.

The Secure Profile has been updated for 2020-2021. If you have previously installed an older version of the Secure Profile, you must download and install the version from the link above.

After you’ve installed the Secure Profile, download the Secure Browser from the link above and install it using the instructions below.

Installing the Secure Browser for Mac

This procedure installs the Secure Browser on desktop and laptop computers running Mac OS X or macOS. The steps in this procedure may vary depending on your version of Mac OS X or macOS and your web browser.

  1. Navigate to https://indiana.portal.cambiumast.com/secure-browsers.stml
  2. Scroll down to the Download Secure Browsers section on the page, and select the option for Mac OS X/macOS.
  3. Click the Download Browser link from the download page linked in the above section. A dialog window opens. If prompted for a download location, select the desktop.
  4. Remove any previous versions of the Secure Browser by dragging its folder to the Trash.
  5. Open Downloads from the Dock, and double-click IndianaSecureBrowserX.X-YYYY-MM-DD-signed.dmg to display its contents. 
  6. Drag the IndianaSecureBrowser icon to the folder. This installs the Secure Browser into Applications.
  7. Double-click the IndianaSecureBrowser icon on the desktop to launch the Secure Browser. (You must launch the Secure Browser to complete the installation.) The Secure Browser opens displaying the student login screen. The browser fills the entire screen and hides the dock.
  8. To exit the browser, click X in the upper-right corner of the screen.
  9. Ensure all background jobs, such as virus scans or software updates, are scheduled outside of test windows. For example, if your testing takes place between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., schedule background jobs outside of these hours.

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