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scammer?? how to know?

hi everybody. I have a situation, i will post it to understand if may be could be an scammers. They want to evaluate me through a link from google sheet with time (never see that).  I didnt open yet. 


I am susceptible with links from outside


About the test:
If you meet the above-stated requirements and would like to apply for the position, please start the pre-selection test at this link: **Edited for Community Guidelines**(............the link it's not finished)  


Once the test is started, you have 12 hours to finish it.

If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to me.


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Yes, scammer. Report then block it.

All conversation before hiring must be via Upwork only.

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I don't really see a problem with making the test on a Google Sheets document as long as:

- It doesn't ask for personal information

- It doesnt ask for extended "tests" tasks (Especially translations or designs use common sense here).


If you don't trust the link, good for you, you can open a linux virtual machine online and open the link there. 

Can't give links, but you can search for "free online linux virtual machine" or similar. 

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