WAEC Biometric Fingerprint Registration Software – Download Now

waec logo1WAEC Biometric Fingerprint Registration Software is an application that is very important to all candidate for the November / December WASSCE registration exercise, where all candidates are required to successfully enroll their fingerprints.


This exercise is very important to all candidates that are planning for NOV/DEC WAEC GCE Registration.


Click here to download Simple Guide to Install WAEC Biometric Data Capture Software PDF.


Simple Guide to Install WAEC Biometric Data Capture Software

Firstly you need to download and install the following application:

  • Microsoft .Net Framework 4.5 (if not already installed on your system)
  • Crossmatch UareU RTE

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

Then you can now download and install WAEC Biometric Client

The system requirements to download and install WAEC Biometric Client (Biometric Fingerprint Software) are:

Supported Operation Systems are:

  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2
  • Windows 7 SP1
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1
  • Windows Vista SP1

System Supported Architectures are:



System Hardware Requirements are:

  • Pentium 1GHz or higher with 512 MB RAM or more – Minimum Recommended
  • Minimum Disk Space

x86 – 1.5 GB

x64 – 3.5 GB

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

For more information about the downloading and installing Microsoft .Net Framework 4.5, Crossmatch UareU RTE and Biometric Client application.

Please kindly visit: http://registration.waecdirect.org/BiometricDownload.htm Or download the Simple Guide to Install WAEC Biometric Data Capture Software





NOTE: Please ensure you have captured your Biometric Fingerprints, Scanned your passport and captured other personal details before you continue registration.

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Article by Nicholas

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  1. Oluwapemi says:

    Pls am having issue with my u are u cross match, each time i try to enrol finger print it will tell me my scanner is not found , i have digital persona scanner
    pls what should i do

  2. Oluwapemi says:

    thank, but the rte i downloaded is opening as a file not as setup

  3. Oluwapemi says:

    Thank you very much
    yes i did, it even work properly when i followed the link you sent me but once you shutdown the system and you on it it again it will say the application failed to initialize properly that i should click ok to close the program and i have tried it on two different systems.

  4. Oluwapemi says:

    i used window vista sp2

  5. Dyson says:

    WAEC Syllabus 6. LOGIN Candidates are to start their Registration by enrolling their fingerprints and capturing other personal details using the Biometric Data Capture software.

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