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Will I be able to pause the test?The objective and purpose of "Crack the NBDE" is to help you simulate the NBDE exam under realistic conditions. In our web-based platform, you can click on the timer at the top right to pause it. On the software platform, we do not provide this capability.
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Software Troubleshooting (only for 2016 users and before)
How do I access the explanations?After you take an exam, go into the Analysis mode and double click on a Question. Click on "TEXT Help" button to see the detailed explanation for the question.
What's my licensing key policy? Why an invalid license?The software will not work if you change your computer or wipe your computer. If you do any of these, you will lose permanent access. We cannot recover it for you. This is spelled out in the End-User License Agreement that you agreed to before installing the software which states: "Licensee understand that software may not work and another license key may need to be repurchased if there is any alteration of the Software and/or user-intervention in modification of computer hardware which may cause the disk drive serial number to be altered and not match the original serial number that was stored on the licensor's licensing server. Licensor is not responsible nor liable for any alteration of the software and/or user-intervention in modification of computer hardware that prevents full operation of software."
As such, should you wipe, reformat, restore your hard drive; or get a new computer; the software will be unusable and the warranty is void. We aren't able to provide recovery if you've voided the warranty. Your only option is to obtain a new license by upgrading at https://app.crackthenbde.com/purchase. Once you obtain membership, the system will onboard you to our new platform which enables you to access your software from any of your devices including mobile; and you'll receive access to our latest version which equips you with more tools and resources to help you score high on your NBDE Exam.
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If you are on our other platform where you installed software on your actual computer, you can upgrade to our web-based platform which enables you to access it from any of your personal devices including mobile by upgrading at https://app.crackthenbde.com/purchase. Once you obtain membership, the system will onboard you to our new platform which enables you to access your software from any of your devices including mobile; and you'll receive access to our latest version which equips you with more tools and resources to help you score high and pass your dental boards.
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