Download GMetrix SMS

GMetrix SMS provides practice material for:

  • Microsoft Office 2013, 2016, 2019 (Windows only)
  • Adobe CC 2018/2019
  • Adobe CC 2013/2015
  • Adobe CS6
  • Autodesk Certified User 2017 - 2020 (Windows only)
  • Autodesk Certified Professional 2017 - 2020 (Windows only)
  • Microsoft Technology Associate
  • IC3 GS4/GS5/Spark
  • CompTIA
  • QuickBooks Certified User
  • Microsoft Certified Educator (MCE)
  • Entrepreneurship & Small Business
  • EC-Council Associate

Help Resources:

GMetrix User Guide
QuickStart Guide
Administrator Guide

GMetrix SMS for Windows

Download the latest version of SMS for Windows

GMetrix SMSe for Mac

GMetrix SMSe for Mac has been released! This version of the software supports all tests delivered through the GMetrix Student Portal website, as well as Adobe CC 2018 practice exams.

Please note that this software does not support Microsoft Office or Autodesk practice exams.

GMetrix SMS Requirements

System Requirements
  1. Processor: 1.6GHz dual core or better
  2. RAM: 2GB (32-bit OS), 4GB (64-bit OS)
  3. FREE DISK SPACE: minimum of 550 MB
  4. DISPLAY: 1024x768 or higher resolution monitor

  5. OPERATING SYSTEM: Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows Vista SP2, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8(excluding Windows 8 RT), Windows 10.

  6. .NET FRAMEWORK: .NET Framework 4.7.2 or newer.
  7. INTERNET: GMetrix requires a high-speed internet connection.
  8. Administrator Rights are Required for installation and automatic updates (depending upon network security configuration). Communication: HTTP links and IP address. The following domains and IP addresses must be accessible (allow sub domains) through the firewall:
    1. (*

  9. 64-bit operating system and video card or integrated graphics capable of hardware acceleration are required for simulation-based exams.
Application Exam Requirements
  1. Microsoft Office Software: For MS Office Practice Exams - Full installation of the version of MS Office that you will be testing with, 2013, 2016, 2019, or Office 365.

  2. Autodesk Software: For Autodesk Practice Exams - Full installation of the version of the Autodesk software, version 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 or 2020.

  3. Adobe Software: For Adobe Creative Cloud in-app practice exams – Full installation of the required software. Supported application versions are listed below.

    1. Animate 2018 (v18.0.2)*
    2. After Effects 2018-2020 (v15.1.2 or newer)*
    3. Dreamweaver 2018-2020 (v18.2.1 or newer)*
    4. Illustrator 2018-2020 (v22.1 or newer)*
    5. InDesign 2018-2020 (v13.1 or newer)*
    6. Photoshop 2018-2020 (v19.1.7 or newer)*
    7. Premiere Pro 2018-2020 (v12.1.2 or newer)**
    8. * As newer versions of Adobe software are released, additional compatibility testing may be required. GMetrix will always work to support the latest software version of Adobe CC products whenever possible.

      ** Depending on your software version, Premiere Pro sample documents may require a short conversion process the first time a test is started. This will not impact your test timer.

Last updated June 2021

Legacy Versions

Support For Version Link
Windows XP 4.1 Download
Windows Vista 5.1 Download
Microsoft Office 2010 6.1 Download