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General Information Training and User Guide Springfield Campus Carbondale Campus Installation/Add-In



If you are preparing a presentation for use with the system, you will need to download the latest version of the software and install it on your computer.  This is available below as a secure download (use your SIUMED ID and password).

    eInstruction Response 6.72.369

Registering the Add-In

After installing the software as an administrator, log in as the user and register the add-in in PowerPoint.  See environment-specific instructions below.

After the software is installed and the add-in is registered, you can add questions to your new or existing PowerPoint presentation.

Windows XP

   PowerPoint 2007/2010

    1. Go to Start --> Programs --> eInstruction --> Response --> Register PowerPoint Add-In.
    2. Click on Register.
    3. Now you should see an Add-Ins on the ribbon which will display the Response menu.


Mac OS


  1. Open PowerPoint and select the PowerPoint option from the menu bar, then click on Preferences.
  2. On the view tab, make sure to uncheck Project Gallery at Startup.
  3. From the menu-bar, choose Tools, and then Add-Ins (may also be listed as Templates and Add-Ins).
  4. Click on Add, then go to Macintosh HD --> Applications --> eInstruction --> Response --> PRS Addin.ppa --> Open.
  5. Click Accept.
  6. The Response PowerPoint Addin will appear either with the other toolbars or along the left hand side of the screen.