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DVSA Software Downloads

In order to use your Software Download you will need to install it onto your PC or Mac and activate it using your serial number, which you are supplied with on the order confirmation screen.

For PC users

To install the program double-click the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions. You will need to accept the terms and conditions of use during the installation.

To open the program double-click the DVSA Car Theory Test Download icon on your desktop. When you open the program for the first time you will need to activate it by entering your serial number when prompted.

For Mac users

To install the program double-click the downloaded file. This will mount the file as a drive which will open and display the DVSA Car Theory Test Download icon. Double click this icon and follow the on-screen instructions. You will need to accept the terms and conditions of use during the installation.

The program will automatically open and prompt you to activate it by entering your serial number.

Purchasing

Purchasing a software download through the TSO Shop follows the same procedures as purchasing other products. All the current payment methods can be used and you can purchase books, PDF downloads, eBook downloads, and software downloads in the same transaction. If paying by credit or debit card the transaction payment for eBooks will be appear as a separate transaction on your statement.

Please note: only one software download can be purchased in each transaction.

Once payment has been confirmed you will be directed to the confirmation screen. Here you will be able to download your chosen product along with making a copy of your serial number.

System Requirements

Please ensure that your computer conforms to the system requirements as set out below. If you proceed to download and install and your computer does not conform, TSO will not be able to provide you with technical support.

System Requirements:

PC - download the software program direct from TSO

  • Operating system: Microsoft® Windows® XP with Service Pack 3; Windows Vista® Home Premium, Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise (including 64-bit editions) with Service Pack 2; or Windows 7, Windows 8

  • CPU Type and Speed: 2.33GHz or faster x86-compatible processor

  • Hard drive: 650MB (approx. 250MB software program/ 400MB optional audio)

  • Memory: 512MB (1GB recommended)

  • Display: 1024 x 768 or higher

Mac - download the software program direct from TSO

  • Operating system: Mac OS X v10.6 to v10.9

  • CPU Type and Speed: Intel Core™ Duo or faster processor

  • Hard drive: 650MB (approx. 250MB software program/ 400MB optional audio)

  • Memory: 512MB (1GB recommended)

  • Display: 1024 x 768 or higher

Downloading

To download your chosen version:

Click on the link and save the file to your desktop or default download area when prompted. Messages vary depending on your operating system.

If you do not wish to download your software straight away a link to the software download will be found in the 'Your Account' pages under 'Download History'.

Approximate download time (subject to internet connection speed):

Both PC and Mac versions will take an average of 3-5 minutes to download depending on your internet connection.

Restrictions

This software download is not for shared use and will be locked to your computer.

Returns

Software downloads cannot be returned once downloaded.

Frequently Asked Questions

» What are the download files?

The download file is an installation package. It will install its contents to a default location on your computer. PC users can choose to change this location during the installation process.

» I have installed the software but cannot find where the installation is.

For PC users, the installer will have placed an icon on your desktop. You can access the program by double clicking this icon:

If you no longer have this icon the default location for the installed files is: C:\Program Files\

» I have a problem with the installer.

In the rare event that the installer fails to install, please email: esupport@tso.co.uk or telephone: +44 (0)870 242 2345.