WAEC Biometric Fingerprint Enrollment Software Download & Installation Guide
The West African Examination Council, WAEC Private Candidates [WASSCE for Private Students] Biometric Fingerprint Enrollment/Registration Software Download & Installation Guide [1st & 2nd Series] for Cybercafes and Tutorial/Registration Centers for Both Desktop and Laptop Computers!!!
The West African Examination Council, WAEC has uploaded the Biometric Fingerprint Enrollment Software Download & Installation Guide for all Cyber cafes agents or Registration centers to aid easier and stress-free registration for all students!!!

The WAEC Biometric Fingerprint Registration software is a suite of applications required for candidates to successfully enrol their fingerprints for the Nov/Dec WASSCE registration exercise.
The application comprises of:
  • Microsoft .Net Framework 4.5 (if not already installed on your system)
  • Crossmatch UareU RTE
  • WAEC Biometric Client

Depending on your hardware architecture, you will need to download either the x86 or x64 versions of the RTE.

WAEC Biometric Fingerprint Registration Software Download Links

Microsoft .Net Framework 4.5 [MIRROR 1] [MIRROR 2] Both X86 and X64 66.7MB
Crossmatch UareU RTE [MIRROR 1] [MIRROR 2] X86 9.6MB
Crossmatch UareU RTE [MIRROR 1] [MIRROR 2] X64 13.1MB
WAEC Biometric Client [MIRROR 1] Both X86 and X645.4MB

Microsoft .Net Framework 4.5 should be installed first before installing the RTE.

If you have an older version of digital persona RTE, kindly uninstall and re-install the downloaded version.

After installing RTE, kindly go ahead and install the Biometric Client application.

System Requirements

Supported operating systems: Windows 7, Windows 7 Service Pack 1, Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows Vista Service Pack 1

  • Windows Server 2003 SP2
  • Windows Vista SP1 or later
  • Windows Server 2008 (not supported on Server Core Role)
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 (not supported on Server Core Role)
  • Windows 7 SP1
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1

Supported Architectures:
  • x86
  • x64

Hardware Requirements:
  • Only digital persona scanners are allowed
  • Recommended Minimum: Pentium 1 GHz or higher with 512 MB RAM or more
  • Minimum disk space:
    • x86 – 1.5 GB
    • x64 – 3.5 GB

WAEC Biometric Data Capture User Guide  [Step by Step Guide to Installing Biometric Data Capture Software On PC,s and Laptops.

From the download links given above download the required software and component needed as stated in the links given above or follow instructions below:

  1. Download the Microsoft .Net Framework 4.5 from the links given above either Mirror 1 or 2
  2. After download Click on Run
  3. Download CrossmatchUreU RTE from the link above and open  NB. Ensure the Operating system bit of your system is selected (x86 or x64)
  4. After download Unzip the file and Run/Install the programme
  5. Again Download the WAEC Biometric Client [MIRROR 1] and click Run/Install. N.B Remember to set the installation settings to Everyone during the installation process.
  6. After all Downloads and installation are complete, Double click the Biometric Application Icon on the Desktop
  7. Connect your Finger Print Scanner
  8. Click the Red button to Enroll the finger print
  9. Fill the Application form that appeared in the Box
  10. Ensure the Digital Scanner is inserted into the system to capture the Thumb
  11. After successful capture Click save Details
  12. Click Yes
  13. Click Continue Registration on the Application Page
  14. Logon with the username and Password Created from the initial stage 
  15. Make payment at the bank and get your Verification Pin Code 

Note: Ensure WinRar or 7zip is installed on the system

Download the Above Installation Guide in PDF.