Our customers made these suggestions for improving HamStudy.org and mobile app. Suggestions for improving HamStudy.org and mobile app.
Practice exam tracking towards an exam date
Hamstudy should track practice exam scores towards an exam date that the user can specify. This can be used for a graphical display of what a projected score might be ...
Suggested by: Chris KC2SYK (24 May, '18) • Upvoted: 02 Sep, '21 • Comments: 3
Ability to mark questions for later review
The ability to mark questions for later review. You should be able mark questions then select “show me only marked questions”. Also the ability to show questions you ...
Suggested by: Paul (19 Apr, '20) • Upvoted: 20 Dec, '22 • Comments: 5
Option to show "show missed questions" after taking a test.
Suggested by: Jeff Elkins (13 Feb, '20) • Upvoted: 22 Mar, '22 • Comments: 3
Some diagrams appear way too small to view on the phone. It would be nice to be able to pan and zoom with finger gestures.
Suggested by: Henry González (13 May, '19) • Upvoted: 20 Dec, '22 • Comments: 3
Voice or text to speech
Voice or text to speech to both help semi-blind hams and allow for people to listen to questions like an audio book.
Suggested by: Zach KN4KVC (09 Jun, '18) • Upvoted: 23 Oct, '22 • Comments: 3
Add a dark mode
Easier on the eyes
Suggested by: Robert (23 Aug, '20) • Upvoted: 05 Mar • Comments: 1
Hide Exam Pools for Tests Already Passed
I've passed the Technician, General, and Extra and would like to be able to hide those test pools and show the commercial tests instead.
Suggested by: Adam Rich (06 Jun, '18) • Upvoted: 02 Sep, '21 • Comments: 5
Add definition of aptitude
The most important (only) measure of Study Mode success is "aptitude". I thought it was closely related to "percentage answered correctly". It is not. I have a ...
Suggested by: Marc Hillman (06 Mar, '19) • Upvoted: 05 Mar • Comments: 1
Add the actual number of questions the user has attempted.
Maybe add the actual number of questions the user has attempted. You might also show some numerical stats for each section.
Suggested by: C (10 Jan, '19) • Upvoted: 19 Feb, '22 • Comments: 1
View accumulated stats on failed quiz questions.
I want to see all the cards I've failed in all my practice tests to focus my study.
Suggested by: Cj (19 Jul, '18) • Upvoted: 20 Dec, '22 • Comments: 1
Landscape on Iphone
Can you add the ability to rotate the app to landscape mode, would help us old farts with bad eyes see it easier
Suggested by: KM4NSV (30 Jul, '18) • Upvoted: 20 Dec, '22 • Comments: 7
Send to a list of email addresses, the progress you're making. That could be a snapshot of the Seen/Aptitude report at the end of each day, the number of new ...
Suggested by: Norm Goodkin (30 May, '18) • Upvoted: 15 May, '19 • Comments: 2
Add option to study multiple Subelements (ie G1-G4)
Allowing student to focus quiz practicing several sub-elements will more closely resemble exam, but allow practice on the elements read so far (skipping those not yet ...
Suggested by: Toni (27 Jun, '18) • Upvoted: 23 Feb, '22 • Comments: 1
Explanations for all questions
I've noticed in read mode that not all of the questions have explanations with them. I don't know if that means there isn't one or if it's broken on that one. If ...
Suggested by: Jason (19 Aug, '18) • Upvoted: 06 May, '22 • Comments: 1
Keep Track of consecutive days of use
Keep track of the number of consecutive days using Hamstudy.org. Include this on the progress page. Email reminders to study with encouragement to keep the streak going.
Suggested by: Norm Goodkin (30 May, '18) • Upvoted: 09 Feb, '22 • Comments: 0
Another quiz mode that is organized like test
It might also be nice to have a quiz mode pulls a question from each subelement every 10 questions, instead of randomizing from the entire pool. You could also then ...
Suggested by: C (10 Jan, '19) • Upvoted: 28 Jul, '21 • Comments: 12
Create Question Groups
It would be nice to have question banks (groups of questions in an existing pool) that would allow one to review questions covered in each chapter of the ARRL ...
Suggested by: Robert Wilson (12 Jun, '19) • Upvoted: 19 Nov, '20 • Comments: 2
Multiple User Support
It would be nice to be able to use multiple users on the same device and change between them!
Suggested by: Joe Hamstudier (29 May, '18) • Upvoted: 23 Jul, '21 • Comments: 1
Remote accounts/device Linking
So I can call and walk through/explain questions with my children or friends without having to be next to them or them reading me every question. Would be nice to ...
Suggested by: Red Culver (29 Aug, '18) • Upvoted: 25 Sep, '22 • Comments: 6
Have Spanish available
Please have the questions in Spanish
Suggested by: José David Colon (30 Aug, '21) • Upvoted: 31 Oct, '21 • Comments: 3
Add the website FAQ to the phone App
Add the website FAQ to the phone App
Suggested by: C (10 Jan, '19) • Upvoted: 23 Jan, '22 • Comments: 2
Flag questions for higher or lower frequency of appearance.
In individual study, some questions, regardless of subelement, are more challenging than are others. In group study, various questions are more challenging for some ...
Suggested by: Greg Barnett (17 Oct, '18) • Upvoted: 19 Feb, '22 • Comments: 2
Sometimes I have a few minutes (waiting on someone or something) and would like to be to take a quick quiz of a user selected number of questions and get a score on ...
Suggested by: Curt (25 Oct, '20) • Upvoted: 09 Feb, '22 • Comments: 1
Ability to actually delete (and download again later) tests in the app
I recommend including the ability to actually remove from the app all tests that are not desired. For example, if studying for Extra, the user should be able to co ...
Suggested by: Daniel (23 May, '20) • Upvoted: 23 Mar, '22 • Comments: 1
Change dark mode with iPhone
Change dark mode automatically according to iPhone settings(ios 13).
Suggested by: J Mathes (16 May, '20) • Upvoted: 04 Aug, '20 • Comments: 0
Add features.hamstudy.org link to the website
I found out this feature suggestion page existed only because of a comment on a blogpost. Can you add the link to the homepage header links so others can find it too
Suggested by: az (24 Oct, '19) • Upvoted: 04 Aug, '20 • Comments: 0
Suggested by: zane (05 Aug, '20) • Upvoted: 14 Dec, '21 • Comments: 6
Sync desktop to app
Would love if my app activity and my desktop activity would sync.
Suggested by: Troy (26 Apr, '20) • Upvoted: 23 Jul, '21 • Comments: 3
Hide and show question number
Can you add an option to hide show the question number? If question number is hidden, question number should be displayed under explain option.
Suggested by: Peter (02 Sep, '19) • Upvoted: 23 Jul, '21 • Comments: 3
Add Help to Android App
Love love the app but it would be much better if you explained how each of the options work. When I tap help I just get the option to suggest a new feature but can't ...
Suggested by: D. Draper (11 Apr, '19) • Upvoted: 14 Apr, '21 • Comments: 3
Link to exam sessions in app
A way to pull up possible exam sessions from within the app, since you have the data on your website.
Suggested by: Chris (30 Jan, '22) • Upvoted: 15 Jan • Comments: 2
Color blindness accessibility
While better than most apps, please Increase contrast between red and green when selecting answers. It is hard to tell which is correct when going back to review. ...
Suggested by: Alan (08 Jun, '21) • Upvoted: 08 Dec, '22 • Comments: 2
select sections to practice
Instead of just being able to select a single section to practice, make it so you can select all the sections you want to practice. This would allow you to eliminate ...
Suggested by: C (12 Jan, '19) • Upvoted: 15 Feb, '19 • Comments: 2
Need larger font just a bit.
Need larger size font selection option. It’s too small.
Suggested by: Ron (23 Oct, '22) • Upvoted: 05 Dec, '22 • Comments: 1
I love the idea of being able to tell it that I DEFINITELY know a question and don’t need to see it as much or that I definitely don’t know it and need to see it ...
Suggested by: Travis (23 Jul, '21) • Upvoted: 13 Jan, '22 • Comments: 1
How about a Morse code trainer/learner?
Suggested by: Bradley Robinson (14 Feb, '21) • Upvoted: 31 Jul, '22 • Comments: 1
Bookmark , last session
Bookmark where you left question , ie question pool.
Suggested by: Carlton (13 Aug, '18) • Upvoted: 17 Oct, '18 • Comments: 1
Add Google login to the account sync
Suggested by: Tyler Gwin (11 Jun, '18) • Upvoted: 29 Jun, '18 • Comments: 1
Make images larger and scalable
I can't even make out the details of the x-y resistance impedance plots on my Tab A, much less on the Note 4.
Suggested by: Rich (07 Jun, '18) • Upvoted: 11 Mar, '21 • Comments: 1
German question pools
It would be great to use HamStudy to learn for the German tests. The questions and diagrams are public domain and I would even volunteer putting them into a certain ...
Suggested by: Julius (16 May, '22) • Upvoted: 19 Mar • Comments: 0
Practice quiz - show/review wrong questions only
This request is an expansion of another users’ request (https://features.hamstudy.org/suggestions/60724/show-which-questions-were-missed) After a practice test [on ...
Suggested by: Chris (03 Feb, '22) • Upvoted: 09 Feb, '22 • Comments: 0
Ask those you're sharing progress with to explain an answer
Of you're sharing progress, provide a 1-click link to request an explanation of an answer from those monitoring your progress.
Suggested by: Norm Goodkin K6YXH (19 May, '19) • Upvoted: 25 Oct, '19 • Comments: 0
Add an option to display the question then after a set amount of time defined in preferences highlight the correct answer. A second programmed timer to move onto the ...
Suggested by: Vince (30 Jul, '18) • Upvoted: 09 Aug, '22 • Comments: 0
Custom Subelement Study
It would be extremely helpful to be able to customize the subelements for study. The first two subelements only, or the first and the third subelements only, up to ...
Suggested by: Stephen Orsborn (28 Oct, '19) • Upvoted: 28 Oct, '19 • Comments: 3
Not just memorization
For years now we have encouraged students to study for Ham exams by memorizing the questions and answers. Just go over and over them until you can pass the test. They ...
Suggested by: Bob Burkett (16 Sep, '18) • Upvoted: 16 Sep, '18 • Comments: 3
Include correct answer in choices for G5608.
The resulting capacitance for three capacitors in parallel will ALWAYS be less than the smallest of the three capacitor values. The answer for this question in 576.9 ...
Suggested by: WiseInTexas (12 Jan, '22) • Upvoted: 12 Jan, '22 • Comments: 2
It would be helpful for those who want to learn the material rather than just learn the questions, if you referenced the material, books, websites, etc. from where ...
Suggested by: J. Lent (30 Oct, '21) • Upvoted: 30 Oct, '21 • Comments: 2
A place to easily look up or study through Acronyms.
Suggested by: Jacob (02 Nov, '20) • Upvoted: 02 Nov, '20 • Comments: 2
Custom quiz by selection by question number
Can you please add the ability to filter by subelement AND section in the subelement AND by question number? I'd be nice to do a selection quiz with a handful of ...
Suggested by: Peter (02 Sep, '19) • Upvoted: 02 Sep, '19 • Comments: 2
Feature for Full Screen Mode in Windows App
Would be nice if you could launch the windows app in full screen app mode instead of always showing the app title bar and the windows Taskbar below.
Suggested by: Tidbit P (19 Sep, '22) • Upvoted: 19 Sep, '22 • Comments: 1