How do I copy a test from one course site to another?

Original Course View:

To export a test:



  1. Go to the Control Panel -> Course Tools -> Tests, Surveys, and Pools -> Tests.
  2. Click the action link (the double down arrow) next to the test you created.
  3. From the menu, select Export to Local Computer.
  4. Save the exported file to your computer. It will be a .zip file. Do not make any changes to the zip file.
  5. In the second course, follow the same path to the Test manager.
  6. Click the Import Test button and find the file on your computer.
  7. Once the test has been Imported, you can deploy the test and and set the options.

Ultra Course View:

Ultra courses allow you to copy tests from other courses. Visit for more information on importing test questions (and any content).
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