180 East 5th Street, Suite 950
St. Paul, Minnesota 55101

Phone: (651) 297-1857 | Fax: (651) 297-1196
Email: ble.cle.blc@mbcle.state.mn.us

Laptop Information

Minnesota bar examinees may use laptops during the MPT and MEE portions of the bar exam. If you plan to use your laptop, see the information, instructions, and registration form below.

NOTE: ExamSoft has notified the Board that examinees using Windows 10 Creators may experience difficulty using SofTest for the July 2017 examination.  If you plan to use a laptop that has Windows 10 Creators, you must take additional steps.  Please log into your applicant portal for further instructions.

To determine if your laptop is compatible with the laptop software, click here.

Once you receive a notice on your Applicant Portal confirming your use of a laptop on an upcoming exam, see the Laptop Confirmation Information below.

July 2017 Exam

Laptop Testing Instructions/Information
Laptop Testing Registration Form
Laptop Confirmation Information

Applicants must upload Answer Files by 9:00 P.M. on July 26, 2017.  Additional information may be found here.

February 2018 Exam

Check back in June for laptop information.

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