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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 09 Feb 2011, 09:57
And Yet another question :
i read thread about Mac.
but i am really confused , there are so many options and i have no idea from where to begin. Can you pls advise
how to install powerprep and Gmatprep on mac? is there possibility to download program an install both at one time?
What would be the easiest way? pls i know nothing about IT and will highly values step by step method.


My exam is very close and i will Really appreciate you Kindest Support and Swift Responses.

MANY MANY THANKS IN ADVANCE
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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 18 Feb 2011, 14:12
Check this out.
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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 18 Feb 2011, 22:09
I am trying to open GMATPrep on my mac, I did as the post suggested and downloaded the wine bottler, I can see the executable file, I download and set up, but then I cannot run it. The only way I can run it, is if at the end of the set up process I click the box that says something like run program now. And then I get the first window, and I can click on stuff, but nothing happens.

Does anyone have the program on a mac and actually got it to run... along with the math review?
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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 09 Mar 2011, 06:53
just an FYI on windows7 Home premium 64bit OS, I had to show hidden content and then move Practice Test1.xact to get it to be 'not attempted' again, also I changed it from running on Windows 7 platform to run as Windows XP SP3 under properties in the GMATprep.exe
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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 16 Apr 2011, 02:47
Also have a question about GMATPrep's accuracy.
I've got
quant: 50
verbal: 35.
total: 700

In quantitative part i made 10 (!) mistakes,
in verbal -- 13 mistakes
but still hit the magic 7.
Does it seem to be true?
Is it a proper estimation?
I thought that to get 700 you had to have no more than 5-7 mistakes in quant.
I know that difficulty level also affects the score, but...
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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 22 May 2011, 10:10
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Also have a question about GMATPrep's accuracy.
I've got
quant: 50
verbal: 35.
total: 700

In quantitative part i made 10 (!) mistakes,
in verbal -- 13 mistakes
but still hit the magic 7.
Does it seem to be true?
Is it a proper estimation?
I thought that to get 700 you had to have no more than 5-7 mistakes in quant.
I know that difficulty level also affects the score, but...


That is very weird. I took Powerprep Test1. (Older Version of GMAT Prep)
Number of wrongs in both sections are exactly same.
Quant - 10 wrong
Verbal - 14 wrong

But my score is drastically low 570 (Q44,V24)

Cant comprehend my result. .... I expect it to little better , atleast 620+...
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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 16 Jul 2011, 00:32
How to reset this for windows 7 ??? I cant find the app data folder under users... I was hoping the re-install would be same as vista but its not...

Any one ??? Also, can i uninstall and re-install? will that do the trick?
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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 16 Jul 2011, 10:29
I have gmat prep v1 and v2 installed on my windows 7 machine. How do i differentiate between the two?
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Re: GMATPrep (GMAT Prep) & PowerPrep (Power Prep) Free Tests [#permalink] New post 26 Sep 2011, 01:41
I3igDmsu wrote:
Just as an FYI - The PowerPrep software doesn't run on Windows Vista (64-bit).

It does not work on Windows 7 either :(
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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 29 Sep 2011, 03:23
Hi guys, I am sorry but I'm a bit confused : why is everyone speaking about resetting the GMATPrep tests since you can just click "no" when it asks you to start from where you stopped ?

I downloaded GMATPrep 2 months ago, so I guess this is the version 2, but where can I get version 1? I thought that there was only PowerPrep and GMATPrep (= 4 CAT), but if i'm right there's in fact 6 CAT.

One last question : is there a big difference between taking GMATPrep v2 a second time and taking GMATPrep v2 one time and then GMATPrep v1 one time ?

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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 03 Oct 2011, 15:14
Does anyone know how to reset the GMATPrep exams in Windows 7?
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Re: Painless 5-minute HOWTO: Run GMATPrep software on Mac [#permalink] New post 15 Nov 2011, 05:15
I was able to download the GMAT Prep course on winebottler but could not navigate to the next screen on the quant portion of the exam. How were you about to navigate through the next screen from question to question? On the writing assessment portion of the exam I had to click on the next icon and hit the space bar to move on to the next page but there is no next icon on the quant portion. Really appreciate the help!
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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 10 Dec 2011, 23:24
I'm trying to install GMATPrepSetup2 on Windows 7 Ultimate, but its giving me an error as follows:
Quote:
>SetupdNew\setup.cpp(135)
PAPP:
PVENDOR:
PGUID:
$
@Windows Vista Service PAck 0 (6000) Non IE/Netscape 43056.47


I've even tried to change the compatibility settings to Windows Vista and Windows XP, but its still not working. Any help would be much appreciated.

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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 21 Dec 2011, 20:44
Wow, thanks for the tips, I was trying to figure out how to maximize the effectiveness of the program if I have already taken the practice tests. This is very useful!!
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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 17 Feb 2012, 03:39
After taking the GMATPrep tests once, I uninstalled the software. I ran the set up again, but it still shows the two test attempted.
Now after reading on this forum I realized it is done differently to reset it.
I cannot find the Exams log now in users/appdata. What do I do to take them again ?

Plz reply. The date is near.
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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 18 Feb 2012, 02:21
Does anyone know if the GMAT prep test saves the scores somewhere on the HDD?
I took my 1st practice test last year (both parts), but I forgot my score for the first attempt. :roll:
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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 18 Feb 2012, 11:31
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Does anyone know if the GMAT prep test saves the scores somewhere on the HDD?
I took my 1st practice test last year (both parts), but I forgot my score for the first attempt. :roll:



No. Once you click pass the score, it's gone for good.
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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 09 Mar 2012, 07:52
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I wrote GMATPrep 1, a few days back. When I was trying to access it again, it shows this message (see Pic0

I have some questions:
What should be my next step? Should I reinstall?
Will I get repeat questions if I do GMATPrep 1 again after I reinstall?
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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 09 Mar 2012, 21:08
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gmatprep2011 wrote:
I wrote GMATPrep 1, a few days back. When I was trying to access it again, it shows this message (see Pic0

I have some questions:
What should be my next step? Should I reinstall?
Will I get repeat questions if I do GMATPrep 1 again after I reinstall?



You may/probably will one or two but with having taken only one test, not sure that it will matter.
Try updating the compatibility settings. Right click the shortcut to GMATPrep and choose compatibility tab - sometimes it helps. Also, if you updated your Java, that may be the reason....

Updating compatibility settings helped. I can review the questions now :-D

Thanks a lot bb!!!
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Re: GMAT Prep & Power Prep Official Free GMAT Tests [#permalink] New post 27 Mar 2012, 13:53
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BTW, this may have already been covered in this thread (I looked quickly and didn't see it)...

GMAC has confirmed that the new edition of GMATPrep software will indeed be Mac-compatible. It will launch in early April, 2012.

Mac people, rejoice! :-D
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