Print Test Deck

Print Expected Test Deck Results

All test deck printing features are available within the Tally tab of Election Manager under Pre-Election Features.

Pre-Election Features

To print the expected test deck results, first click the Tally tab and then click View Test Ballot Deck Tally.

View Test Ballot Deck Tally

In the Test Ballot Deck Tally view, a list of precincts available for the election will appear. Click the name of the precinct you would like to print a test deck tally for or click All Precincts for the entire county.

Test Ballot Deck Tally

Confirm the election and precinct information and click Print Results Report.

Print Results Report

When printed, you can set aside the results report until test deck tabulation.

Print Test Deck

To print the test deck of test ballots, first click the Tally tab and then click Print Test Decks.

Print Test Decks

In the Test Deck view, a list of precincts available for the election will appear. Click the name of the precinct you would like to print a test deck for or click All Precincts for the entire county. VotingWorks recommends to print one precinct at a time (in alphabetical order) given the large size of test decks.

Test Decks

Confirm the election and precinct information and click Print Test Deck. While printing, the print modal will show the status of the print job by precinct if printing for multiple all precincts.

Printing Test Decks

Print Zero Report

Before printing the test deck, you'll first confirm that the Election Manager does not have any ballot results loaded by visiting the Tally tab. In this view, you'll be presented a Ballot Count by Precinct report which should read 0 for all precincts and the Total Ballot Count. To print a confirmed zero report, click View Official Full Election Tally and then the green Print Unofficial Tally Report button in the subsequent screen.

View Unofficial Full Election Tally
Print Unofficial Report