• Software Name: TurningPoint Desktop (PC)
  • Release Date: 01/22/2018
  • Version: 8.2.6
  • Support: support@turningtechnologies.com
  • Language: Arabic, Chinese, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish

Minimum System Requirements:

  • Microsoft Windows® 7, 8.1 or 10 (32 or 64 bit)
  • Local Installation of Microsoft Office® 2007, 2010, 2013, or 2016 (32 or 64 bit) (for PowerPoint Polling and viewing exported reports in Excel)
  • Microsoft NET® 4.5 SP1
  • 2 GHz Dual Core Processor
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 500 MB hard disk space
  • 1024×768 at 32-bit color or higher resolution, up to 150% DPI (up to 125% for PP Polling recommended)
  • Standard USB 2.0 port (for USB-based hardware devices)
  • Ethernet or 802.11 compatible wireless network card
  • An active internet connection for initial account authentication, mobile response usage, and use of cloud features
  • Adobe® Flash Player (for Animated 2D/3D charts)
  • Adobe® Acrobat Reader (for printing and viewing the help options)
  • Java™ 7 Runtime Environment or later (for importing RTF, DOC, DOCX and QTI documents and exporting reports to Excel and CSV)


  • Update – Added basic charts to preferences to increase presentation performance
  • Fix – Resolved issue where Sakai users were unable to upload total point columns
  • Fix – Resolved issue where setting chart labels to bullets was not working properly
  • Fix – Resolved issue where devices would be duplicated when merging sessions


  • Fix – Bug that duplicated students when session was imported
  • Fix – Bug that caused excluded sessions to be uploaded to LMS
  • Fix – Bug that disallowed Canvas users to see buttons


  • Fix – Issue where some new users could not create accounts through single sign-on


  • Fix – Bug that rounded partial scores when uploading to LMS


  • New Feature – Offline receiver renewal
  • New Feature – Manual course download from TurningPoint web
  • Update – Messaging for auto sync notification
  • Fix – Bug to prevent upload grades button being visible when not applicable
  • Fix – Bug that caused countdown timer object to overlap in edit mode
  • Fix – Bug to display correct help text for slide rendering setting in preferences
  • Fix – Bug that redirected users to account upon sign in