ChromEx version history

3.10 – 2021-11-16
Teachers can now choose to upload Google Docs and PDF documents from drive to be displayed in a PDF viewer that supports Text to Speech

3.9 – 2021-10-18
Autograding v. 1.0
Summarized scores when exported to Google Sheets
Restrict words in writing space
Randomized pin codes
Text to speech in form and gap text module
New easier user interface for teachers
Read local media on all platforms
Double line spacing in templates
SEB 3.x
Various bug fixes

3.8 – 2021-04-09
Dyslexic fonts for student app
Updated Text-to-Speech quality voices
Added Bulgarian Text-to-Speech
Set individual background for students
New homepage – New helpdesk
Support inside teacher app
New question type – Sketch
New form module setting – One question at a time

3.7 – 2020-12-16
Add topics and tags to exams for them to be categorized and more easily organized.
Since Google Cloud Print is being removed Jan 1st 2021 we’ve replaced it with the option to download a merged PDF of the files to print.

3.6 – 2020-11-04
Add pause functionality

3.5 – 2020-10-23
Replace countdown timer with an option to time limit exams
Add options to shuffle questions and answer options in forms

3.4 – 2020-09-11
QTI Engine
New question types – Image hotspot and matching
Countdown timer for students
List of deanonymized students
Updated text editor
New functionality for compliance with Norwegian national exams

3.3 – 2020-06-01
New website
Updated text editor
New spell-checking engine and libraries
Share all work back to students
Calendar and Google Meet integration
New form elements (video, text and pictures)
Add descriptions to your form questions
Tables in gap texts and writing space

3.2 – 2020-03-16
Use pictures in module forms
Export forms and gaptext submissions to Google Sheets

3.1 – 2020-01-12
User interface changes (WCAG 2.1 AA requirements)
USB media as resource for Chrome OS kiosk mode
Battery status for Chrome OS kiosk mode

3.0 – 2019-09-13
New interface
Additional exam modules (forms, gap texts)
Exam templates
Prevent multiple sign ins
Allow teachers to stop exams for students
Force submission when an exam ends

2.6 – 2019-03-27
Real time event log of student activities
Preview student’s autosaved work

2.5 – 2018-11-30
Undo student submission
Print student submissions with Google Cloud Print
Configurations to define default exam settings for a cost center

2.4 – 2018-11-30
Speech to text and text to speech
Split view functionality for writing space and resources

2.3 – 2018-06-19
Autosaves to cloud storage
Web pages as resources for Chrome OS kiosk mode exams
Document header and footers for submitted documents

2.2 – 2018-01-23
Graphical interface update
Spell checking for writing space
Support for Windows and Mac OS X with Safe Exam Browser

2.1 – 2017-10-26
Create assignments in Google Classroom with ChromEx
Anonymize student submissions

2.0 – 2017-09-01
Segment billing in a G Suite domain with cost centers

1.8 – 2017-04-21
Import student and teacher rosters from Google Classroom
Added a summarisation of which students have turned in their exams

1.7 – 2017-04-11
More options when adding students to an exam
Add option to require PIN codes for exams

1.6 – 2017-03-01
Auto complete when adding users and groups to exams

1.1 – 2017-02-06
First public release