DVSA Software Downloads

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.

The Official DVSA Theory Test for Car/ Motorcylce/ Large Vehicles


PC

  • Operating system: Microsoft® Windows® 7, 8, 8.1 and 10

  • 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

  • Operating system: Mac OS X v10.7 to v10.11

  • 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

The Offical DVSA Guide to Hazard Perception


PC

  • Operating system: Microsoft® Windows® 7, 8, 8.1 and 10

  • CPU Type and Speed: Intel® Core™2 Duo or equivalent processor (minimum)

  • Hard drive: 3.5GB free (minimum)

  • Memory: 2GB (3GB recommended)

  • Display: 1024 x 768 or higher

Mac

  • Operating system: Mac OS X v10.9 to 10.12

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

  • Hard drive: 3.5GB free (minimum)

  • Memory: 2GB (4GB recommended)

  • Display: 1024 x 768 or higher

The Official DVSA Theory Test Kit for Car/ Motorcylce/ Large Vehicles


PC

  • Operating system: Microsoft® Windows® 7, 8, 8.1 and 10

  • CPU Type and Speed: Intel® Core™2 Duo or equivalent processor (minimum)

  • Hard drive: 4GB free (minimum)

  • Memory: 2GB (4GB recommended)

  • Display: 1024 x 768 or higher

Mac

  • Operating system: Mac OS X v10.9 to 10.12

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

  • Hard drive: 4GB free (minimum)

  • Memory: 2GB (4GB recommended)

  • Display: 1024 x 768 or higher

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 and software downloads in the same 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.

Restrictions


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

Returns


Software downloads cannot be returned once downloaded.

Downloading


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.

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'.

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

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 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 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.

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)333 200 2425.