How to Block Quiz Reattempts From the Same IP Address

 

ProProfs lets you block a reattempt on your quiz from the same IP address, regardless of the devices or email addresses used to access/register for the quiz.

 

Please note that this IP restriction setting overrides the 'number of attempts' allowed under general settings. 

 

Also read: How to Allow or Restrict Repeat Attempts on a Quiz by the Same User

 

Blocking reattempts by IP enables you to:

  • Restrict spamming and cheating for a large group of people with a single click. For example, employees or students using a common IP address. 

  • Improve the recruitment or assessment process by minimizing the chances of any wrongdoing.

 

How to Block Quiz Reattempt by IP

 

Step 1: On your Quiz Maker interface, go to quiz ‘Settings’, and move to the ‘Security’ tab.

 

Navigating to Security under Quiz Settings

 

Step 2: Locate ‘Block retakes by IP', and Enable it.

 

Switching on the "Block Retakes by IP" Settings

 

Step 3: Ensure to click ‘Save’ to save your changes.

 

Please note the ‘block retakes by IP’ will restrict users from reattempting the quiz despite any number of reattempts you enable under the ‘General’ tab.

 

Fixing number of attempts

 

That is all about blocking quiz retakes by IP address.

 

 

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