Test Gen 7.4 Help
o To rearrange sections of chapters, click the plus (+) sign next to the chapter title to
display the section headings. Select the title of the section(s) you want to move. Then
hold down the mouse button and drag the section titles to the new location. The
horizontal insertion line marks the location where the sections will go when you release
the mouse button. You can drag sections within chapters or to other chapters, if the
section headings are displayed.
Instead of drag-and-drop, you can also cut the section titles, click on the section title where
you want to insert the cut titles, and then select "Insert" from the Edit menu to insert the
sections below the selected section title.
o To rearrange questions, click the plus (+) sign next to chapter and section headings as
needed to view questions or question IDs. Select the question(s) you want to move. Hold
down the mouse button and drag the questions to the new location. A horizontal insertion
line indicates where the questions will go when you release the mouse button. You can
drag questions within a chapter or to other chapters if the questions or question IDs are
Note: The item selected as the insertion point must be the same type of item that was cut—
chapter title, section title, or question. For example, select the title for Chapter 5 and choose
"Cut." Select the title for Chapter 3 and choose "Insert. " Chapter 5 is inserted after Chapter 3 and
renumbered as Chapter 4. Chapters below are automatically renumbered.
Deleting Chapters, Sections, or Questions
To delete chapters, sections, or questions from a testbank, select a chapter title, a section title, a
question, or a question ID. You can also make multiple selections by holding down the Ctrl key or
the Shift key. When you have selected what you want to delete, click the Delete button on the
TestGen Text Formatting toolbar, select "Delete" or "Cut" from the Edit menu, or press the Delete
key on the keyboard. TestGen prompts you to confirm that you want to delete what is selected.
Note: Deleting a chapter or section title deletes the title as well as all the questions included
under that title. Chapters and sections below the deleted item are renumbered automatically after
Modifying Testbank Styles
To change the font, font size, style, or color of any of the titles, descriptors, or question numbers
in the testbank, select "Preferences > Testbank" from the Tools menu and click the Default Styles
To change the font, size, color, or style for questions, answers, instructions, explanations in the
testbank, select "Global Style Replacement" from the Tools menu.
Saving Your Work
During testbank (and test) editing, use the Save icon or the "Save" option on the File menu
frequently to save a copy of your work to disk. Saving replaces the previous copy of the testbank
or test with the current version, using the same filename. Avoid working for a long time without
saving, which could result in a loss of data in the event of a power or program failure.