All About OMR Sheets
OMR Sheets are special printouts containing circles or elliptical bubbles or boxes used as marking areas where the candidate marks using a blue/black pen or pencil.
OMR Sheet is also known as: OMR Answer Sheet, OMR Test Sheet, MCQ Test Sheet, ORS, Objective Response Sheet, Oval Sheet, Bubble Sheet etc.
The OMR Sheet Reader software is a software solution that reads these specific circles and bubbles and converts the information into OMR data.
False Concept about OMR Sheets > People mostly think that OMR sheets are essentially based on 2-coloured, thick paper that must be purchased from specialized vendors. This is not true.
Current knowledge about OMR Sheets > The fact is that today more than 90% OMR users design & print their own OMR sheets using our OMR sheet design software.
Uses of OMR Sheet
OMR Sheet / OMR Answer Sheet
OMR Answer Sheets are basically used by educational institution for conducting regular Objective test in class or for Admission or Scholarship.
OMR Form / OMR Application Form
OMR forms are an easy way of OMR data collection and analysis.
OMR Forms are mostly used by Educational Institutions, Recruitment Firms, Feedback & Survey Companies, and Marketing Research Firms, to save time and get accurate information.
Addmen OMR Form Reader Software (Module B) is required for reading such sheets, and it comes with an inbuilt OMR form designer.
OMR Form + OMR Answer Sheet (Hybrid)
A hybrid sheet is a combo of OMR test sheet and OMR application form.
Hybrid sheets are mostly used for collecting data at the time of Admission or Scholarship tests, where the participant is anonymous to the educational body.
Also used in government exams to cross validate information already provided in application form.
Combo of OMR Answer Sheet Checker + OMR Form Reader (Module A+B) is required.
Many different types of blocks can be placed on a OMR Sheet like:
OMR Sheets are created using OMR Sheet Design Software. This OMR form designer is integrated in the Addmen OMR Software.
All OMR Sheets have black index points at four corners of the sheet – the most important parameter of an OMR Sheet. Any design just containing bubbles cannot be called an OMR Sheet because it might not have correct parameters and dimensions as per OMR requirements. So it is important that the OMR sheets to be read the OMR sheet checker software are created using the OMR sheet design software.
OMR sheet format used in Addmen OMR Software are very simple to design and economical to print. Now the OMR sheet cost is almost negligible as you can print your own OMR sheets.