Over 200 Subscribers took part in our Subscriber Technology Quiz. The average score was 65%, but the quiz was tough so buck-up. Some questions were intentionally tricky to measure mastery. Let’s take a look at the questions and answers.
What’s the most current version of the Windows operating system?
Windows 8 was released in October 2012 and is the most recent Windows OS, 75% answered this question correctly. Windows 8.1 is scheduled for release soon, it’s on our radar for compatibility.
Apple just released what version of iOS?
iOS7 is the correct response, 78% knew it. Supra is testing iOS7 eKey compatibility and we’ve had reports from Subscribers that it is working well.
Apple has the iPad, Microsoft has the?
The Surface tablet is Microsoft’s direct attack on the iPad, sadly only 53% could recall that. The ads in this battle are good:
The flexmls URL for ARMLS Subscribers is?
The URL is http://armls.flexmls.com, 80% nailed it and restored our faith in humanity.
zipForm is provided by?
It’s AAR, not ARMLS! This wasn’t a problem for our quiz takers as 80% got it right. Calls to our Helpdesk asking for zipForm support are very common but AAR is the best place to get zipForm help: 480-304-8930.
Google has it’s own email service, what is it called?
Gmail was a no-brainer for most as 96% selected wisely.
What’s the maximum length of a Tweet?
140 characters was known by 78%.
IDX is short for?
Internet Data Exchange didn’t get much love as only 58% could decode the right answer. Learn more about IDX here.
Which HTML tag will make text bold?
The <strong> tag makes text bold, 24% knew that. The <b> tag bolds as well but that wasn’t one of the selections as it is a deprecated tag. We tripped up many by offering a <bold> choice, which doesn’t do anything.
Hashtags are supported on which social networks (select all that apply)?
Hashtags work on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, but only 25% selected all three, #FAIL.