Systems check – before the exam make sure your device is compatible with the exam software by carrying out a PSI systems check, available here: PSI RP Now Systems Check. PSI recommend using Google Chrome browser for this check.

Help and support – for all technical help after you have clicked ‘Start Music Theory exam’, contact PSI Customer Support. Phone numbers are available under ‘Customer support and technical enquiries’ on our Guidelines page. For booking and result enquiries, please contact ABRSM: Contact us. We will not be able to assist with technical difficulties during your exam.

Online Music Theory

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