About ExamTimer

ExamTimer is a timer app designed to be used during class exams. ExamTimer has the following characteristics:

  • This app is designed to be displayed through a projector.
  • Since its purpose is to be displayed for other people in a classroom, the configuration function and timer display is split into two windows.
  • This app will detect if the PC is connected to an external projector.
  • The timer only shows hours and minutes, no seconds nor milliseconds.


These screenshots show how ExamTimer would appear when run on a dual display systems (i.e. a laptop attached to a projector). The first half is the default monitor, the second half is the projector or second monitor.


ExamTimer appearance on a dual monitor Ubuntu

Windows 8.1

ExamTimer appearance on a dual monitor Windows 8.1

System requirements