Optical Mark Recognition or OMR sheets have a special design and structure than normal sheets that have elliptical bubbles or circles as answer options. In such sheets you will find index points on its four corners. These points are what make it possible for the OMR sheet reader software to read the dark marks made on the bubbles by the candidates.
OMR sheets are available in different forms. Some of them include the following:
The main purpose of OMR forms is to collect data or information and is commonly used by research companies (surveys), educational institutions (application and admission forms), recruitment firms, etc.
The OMR form reader software, second module of the OMR software, is used for reading these forms. The main reason for using this is that it makes data collection easy, time saving and efficient.
These are used for scholarship or entrance examinations where the identity of the students is not known to the examination body.
These are also used in government examinations where the identity of the students or candidates has to be cross-checked.
As the sheet possesses the elements of both answer sheet and form, it required both the modules (OMR answer sheet checker and OMR form reader software) for reading the sheets.
The Addmen OMR software gives you the opportunity to design the OMR sheets on your own with the help of the OMR sheet design software. This feature comes with the reader software. Here are some of the benefits of using the OMR sheet designer:
Earlier, the OMR sheets were to be printed in two-colors. Also, thick papers had to be used for printing the sheets which had to be bought from special vendors. However, these things are not relevant today if you are using the Addmen OMR software. Here are some of the important things that you need to know about printing the OMR sheets.
Here are a few things that you should take care while printing the OMR sheets:
We present to you some important things that you should know while scanning the OMR sheets.