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The GRE® General Test

One test for graduate, business and law school

Select a step to learn more about your GRE® General Test journey.


Install the GRE Practice Test Software

The GRE practice test software is required if you need screen magnification, selectable colors, screen reader or refreshable braille accommodations. It isn’t required if you need extended time or extra breaks. Visit Using the POWERPREP® Practice Tests with Accommodations for more information.

Using the software with ZoomText®

ZoomText software is a screen magnification program that enlarges and enhances everything on the computer screen within the POWERPREP Practice Tests and Test Preview Tool. This specific version:

  • is designed to work with the POWERPREP Practice Tests and Test Preview Tool only
  • is PC-compatible only

Install the software

To install the Practice Test Software, you’ll need a Practice Session Number and Passcode. For instructions on how to get these, see Using the POWERPREP Practice Tests with Accommodations.

Installation Directions

Technical support

If you are experiencing problems installing the GRE Practice Test Software:

  • Verify that your computer meets the System Requirements.
  • Attempt to install the software again.

If you continue to experience problems with your installation, contact Technical Support by email or by phone.


Email us at To help us respond quickly and accurately to your inquiry, include the following information with your email:

  • description of problem
  • date(s) and time(s) of day(s) installation was attempted
  • browser type and version (e.g., Chrome 40)
  • computer make and model
  • amount of memory (RAM)
  • type of internet access (dial-up or broadband)
  • Windows® version
  • type of monitor

Emails will be answered within 1 business day of receipt.


You can also call us Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.–7:45 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time (except for U.S. holidays).

Phone: 1-609-771-7670
Toll-free Phone: 1-866-473-4373
toll free for test takers in the United States, U.S. Territories and Canada