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Check that your computer meets the technical requirements

UiO does not provide technical support for your private computer. You should therefore check the following before taking a home exam or submitting in Inspera.

Do you have access to Inspera?

Log on to Inspera with your UiO username and password by selecting Login with Feide.

On the day of the exam, log on to Inspera with your UiO-username and password. It is important to check that you have logged on to

You log on by choosing Login with FEIDE.

You can check that your username and password are working by logging on to

If you are missing your password, you can reset it via  SMS if your phone number is registered. If you can't remember your username, you can search for your name in UiO's person search. You can also find your username in UiO's Password services.

Do you have the correct browser?

Inspera supports the two latest versions of the following browsers:

See Inspera's web pages for more information about the operating systems and browsers that are supported.

Do you have Internet access?

You need access to the internet to take an exam in Inspera.

UiO has several rooms with desktop computers together with reading rooms with a wireless network, see the opening hours of the buildings.

Contact the Information Centre at your faculty if you have questions about rooms with PCs and reading rooms.

Do you have a writing program?

You must have access to a writing program to write the assignment.

UiO offers Office 365, which includes Microsoft Word, for their students. You can install this on your own private computer. Guides to installing and using Office 365.

Do you have a PDF reader?

Most computers have a program installed that can open PDF files. If you can't open a PDF file by double clicking on it, you can download and install Acrobat Reader.

Published Oct. 31, 2019 12:55 PM - Last modified Aug. 17, 2021 12:05 PM