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What happens when you dont press the NEXT button? [#permalink] New post 19 Sep 2012, 18:46
Sounds too stupid to be true, right?

Long story short, I hadnt practiced AWA before and took my GMAT yesterday. I did fairly well in attempting the AWA and I guess I wrote a decent essay too but didnt check the time and didnt click on the NEXT button. The time got over and it gave me a pop-up. As soon as I clicked OK it took me into the IR section. Does that mean my essay isnt submitted? Am I really that screwed? :shock:

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Re: What happens when you dont press the NEXT button? [#permalink] New post 19 Sep 2012, 20:13
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It should have been saved as you go into the next section. I highly doubt this *bug* is not fixed on the real GMAT test. If time is up, it will (close to very sure) capture what you have and save that as your submission. So, don't worry too much.
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Re: What happens when you dont press the NEXT button? [#permalink] New post 20 Sep 2012, 15:27
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Re: What happens when you dont press the NEXT button? [#permalink] New post 20 Sep 2012, 20:28
i don't think so there was any kind of happening is created when NEXT button is display on screen i think it is stupid question you ask ................................................. :o
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Re: What happens when you dont press the NEXT button? [#permalink] New post 20 Sep 2012, 21:42
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i don't think so there was any kind of happening is created when NEXT button is display on screen i think it is stupid question you ask ................................................. :o
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Just an update: I received my official score yesterday and even though I didnt click on 'Next' after my AWA, my essay was still counted and I received decent scores on AWA (5) and IR (7)

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Re: What happens when you dont press the NEXT button? [#permalink] New post 20 Nov 2012, 04:24
Hi bb/ Zeke / GMATpill team ->

Could you please let me know what happens in math and verbal section if you dont click confirm and next on the last question? Does it register the selected option or does it take the section to be incomplete?


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Re: What happens when you dont press the NEXT button?   [#permalink] 20 Nov 2012, 04:24
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