Exam content updates: Archive

This page contains a listing of the archive of past exam content updates for the past year.

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ACA Released - September 2017

Required: Console 8|Mac

Languages:

  • Various

Details:

  • ACA CC15 Animate - ENU - Mac | Maintenance
  • ACA CC15 Dreamweaver - ITA |Maintenance
  • ACA CC15 Photoshop - CHT | Maintenance
  • ACA CC15 Premiere Pro, Mac | Maintenance
  • ACA CS6 Photoshop - ENU, Mac | Maintenance
  • ACA CS6 Photoshop - ENU | Maintenance

ACA Released - August 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • ENU: English

Details:

ACA CC15 Dreamweaver - ENU, Mac | Maintenance 
ACA CC15 Dreamweaver ENU | Maintenance 
ACA CC15 Illustrator - ENU, Mac | Maintenance 
ACA CC15 Illustrator - ENU | Maintenance 
ACA CC15 Photoshop - ENU, Mac | Maintenance 
ACA CC15 Photoshop - ENU | Maintenance

VBA Released - August 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • JPN: Japanese

Details:

Access VBA Basic - JPN | Defect Update
Access VBA Standard - JPN | Defect Update
Excel VBA Basic - JPN | Defect Update
Excel VBA Standard - JPN | Defect Update

ACP Released - August 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • ENU: English

Details:

ACP 3ds Max 2018 - ENU | Maintenance 
ACP Civil 3D 2018 - ENU | Maintenance 
ACP Maya 2018 Metric - ENU | Maintenance 
ACP Revit Architecture 2018 Metric - ENU | Maintenance 
ACP Revit MPE - E 2018 - ENU | Maintenance 
ACP Revit MPE - E 2018 Metric - ENU | Maintenance 
ACP Revit MPE - M 2018 - ENU | Maintenance 
ACP Revit MPE - M 2018 Metric - ENU | Maintenance 
ACP Revit Structure 2018 - ENU | Maintenance 
ACP Revit Structure 2018 Metric - ENU | Maintenance

ESB Released - August 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • U.S.

Details:

ESB Maintenance Review 2017 - U.S. | Maintenance

IC3 Released - August 2017

Required: Mac

Languages:

  • ENU: English

Details:

IC3 GS4 CF - ENU, Mac | Maintenance 
IC3 GS5 Refresh Win10/Office16 CF - ENU, Mac | Maintenance 
IC3 GS5 Refresh Win10/Office16 KA - ENU, Mac | Maintenance 
IC3 GS5 Refresh Win10/Office16 LO - ENU, Mac | Maintenance

MCE Released - August 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • ENU: English

Details:

MCE | Maintenance


MOS Released - August 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • JPN: Japanese

Details:

MOS 2013 PowerPoint - JPN u | Maintenance 
MOS 2016 Access - JPN u | Maintenance 
MOS 2016 Excel - JPN u | Maintenance 
MOS 2016 Outlook - JPN u | Maintenance 
MOS 2016 PPT - JPN u | Maintenance 
MOS 2016 Word - JPN u | Maintenance

MTA Released - August 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • ENU: English

Details:

MTA 98-349: Windows OS Fundamentals | Psychometric Rebalance
MTA 98-367: Security Fundamentals - ENU | Maintenance

MTA: 98-349 Windows OS Fundamentals Released - August 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • ENU: English

Details:

Small psychometric adjustment.

ACA: CC 2015 Illustrator and Photoshop Released - August 2017

Required: Console 8|Mac

Languages:

  • ENU: English

Details:

Updates include improved functionality, content updates, and changes to the tutorial pages. These exams will require the update to be installed prior to additional testing.

IC3: GS5 (Office 2016) Released - August 2017

New Exam: Console 8|Mac

Languages:

  • ENU: English

Details:

Three additional IC3 GS5 exams that test candidates’ digital literacy knowledge and skills with Microsoft Office 2016, Windows 10, and other software. The objective domains for the three IC3 GS5 (Office 2016) exams remain the same as the original IC3 GS5 exams. Candidates can earn the IC3 GS5 certification by passing any combination of either version of the three different IC3 GS5 exams.

IC3: GS4 Computing Fundamentals Released - August 2017

Required: Mac

Languages:

  • ENU: English

Details:

Addressed problem with simulation functionality.

ACA Updates Released - June 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • CHT: Chinese Traditional|KOR: Korean

Details:

Please be aware that the following exams will undergo a maintenance release on June 1, 2017:

  • ACA CC 2015 Photoshop Korean
  • ACA CS 6 Photoshop Korean
  • ACA CC 2015 Photoshop Chinese Traditional

Updates include improved functionality and content updates. These exams will require the update to be installed prior to additional testing.


MTA Networking Fundamentals Released - April 24, 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • ENU: English

Details:

Microsoft and Certiport perform regular Psychometric evaluations of all Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) Exams to ensure question quality and exam performance.

On Monday, April 24, 2017, Certiport will Rescore the English MTA Networking Fundamentals exam for candidates. This rescore will only move a candidate's score up by one question if they were impacted.

One question had an incorrect graphic. Candidates who did not received credit for this question will be given credit. A very small percentage of candidates will move from fail to pass on the exam and will be emailed directly. All impacted candidates will see a change in their score report at Certiport. Not all candidates who took the exam during this time period will see a change in their score.

The graphic was corrected on the MTA Networking Fundamentals exam release on March 28, 2017.


MOS 2016 Exam Update Released - April 6, 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • ENU: English

Details:

On Tuesday, April 6, 2017, Certiport will release an update to the English MOS Excel Expert 2016 Exam. This important content update impacting one question will need to be installed prior to further testing.

IC3 GS4 Exam Update Released - April 4, 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • ITA: Italian

Details:

On Tuesday, April 4, 2017, Certiport will release an update to all three Italian IC3 GS4 exams. This update includes some content changes and fixes a minor technical issue. The update needs to be installed prior to further testing.

MTA Exam Updates Released - March 28, 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • ENU: English

Details:

On Tuesday March 28, 2017 an update for the following MTA Exams in English was released. On a regular basis there is psychometric work done for the exams and this update incorporates those small changes.

  • MTA 98-366: Networking Fundamentals
  • MTA 98-369: Cloud Fundamentals
  • MTA 98-375: HTML5 App Dev Fundamentals

MOS 2016 Exam Update Released - March 20, 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • ENU: English

Details:

On Monday, March 20, 2017, Certiport will release an update to the English MOS PowerPoint 2016 Exam. This question maintenance update will need to be installed prior to further testing.

MTA Exam Updates Released - March 16, 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • ENU: English

Details:

On March 16, 2017 an update for the following MTA Exams in English was released. On a regular basis there is psychometric work done for the exams and this update incorporates those small changes.

  • MTA 98-361 Software Development Fundamentals
  • MTA 98-364 Database Fundamentals
  • MTA 98-367 Security Fundamentals
  • MTA 98-368 Mobility and Device Fundamentals

MOS 2016 Exam Update Released - March 15, 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • ENU: English

Details:

On March 15, 2017, Certiport released an update to the English MOS Outlook 2016 Exam. This update will need to be installed prior to further testing.

ESB | ACE | IC3 Exam Updates Released - March 13, 2017

Required: Console 8

Languages:

  • Various

Details:

  • U.S - Entrepreneurship & Small Business exam. The update will fix a glitch with the calculator
  • ENU - ACE CC 2015 Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Premiere Pro. Exam names will be updated to include CC 2015
  • ENU - IC3 GS4 Spark. Minor content updates
  • VIE - IC3 Spark Key Applications. Minor content updates.

Centers should install the updates before continuing testing for these exams.