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REL 12 - Release Notes

Date: June 12th, 2023



In this release, we worked on several features related to automated precheck functionality. We implemented auto refresh of launch button, updated Test Taker’s consent page and webassessor logos for Deeplink SSO. We also resolved a defect.


  • Feature 1: Update of TT's consent - new legal/compliance language.

  • Feature 2: Auto Refresh Launch Button.

  • Feature 3: Enum Pre Check Type must be applied rather than String Precheck type.

  • Feature 4: Automating Prechecks Phase 1: Associate precheck code with Registration.

  • Feature 5: Automating Prechecks Phase 1: Back camera should be enabled when taking a photo.

  • Feature 6: Automating Prechecks Phase 1: New WA splash page for QR code/Manual Code.

  • Feature 7: Automating Prechecks Phase 1: Create registration details (retrieve candidate details using Auth code).

  • Feature 8: Automating Prechecks Phase 1: Compare candidate detail to the text detected from the ID.

  • Feature 9: Automating Prechecks Phase 1: Add Exam Level Flag.

  • Feature 10: Automating Prechecks Phase 1: Create mobile optimized check in site.

  • Feature 11: Automating Prechecks Phase 1: Implement AWS Rekognition (calling APIs).

  • Feature 12: Automating Prechecks Phase 1: Save result of automated ID check.

  • Feature 13: Create a loading indicator when calling AWS rekognition API.

  • Feature 14: Automating Prechecks Phase 1: Greeter screen changes - Backend.

  • Feature 15: PEN Test: Outdated client side javacript library (wa-candidate).

  • Feature 16: Update Webassessor Logo in Spring framework.



  • Defect 1: Test session log doesn't store the user's IP address.

Known Issues

  • Toggle is turned off for all lab proctoring and AI precheck stories so the changes will not be reflected in Production.


How to Use:

AI Precheck Video

Additional Information

  • For more information and guidance on using the new features, please refer to our Webassessor User’s Guide. We hope you enjoy these new features and find them helpful. If you have any questions or feedback, please don't hesitate to reach out to our support team.

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