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Respondus LockDown Browser (for students)

Respondus Lockdown Browser

Some instructors require that students take quizzes/exam through custom browser called Respondus Lockdown Browser. This application must be installed from a Canvas Quizzes tool. There are two quizzing tools available in Canvas (Classic Quizzes and New Quizzes). To take a quiz/exam using Classic Quizzes, students launch Respondus Lockdown Browser from their desktop.(Mac users, launch from the Applications folder). To take a quiz/exam using New Quizzes, students launch Respondus LockDown browser within the quiz.

Respondus Lockdown Browser download

When students use the LockDown Browser to access a quiz, they are unable to print, copy, go to another URL, or access other applications. Once a quiz is started, students are locked into it until it's submitted for grading.

Computer requirements for installations of Respondus LockDown Browser (from the Respondus Knowledgebase)

Respondus Lockdown browser is different from Respondus 4.0, a resource available to faculty.

Keywordsrespondus, lockdown, test, quiz, exam, quizzes   Doc ID56135
OwnerLexi S.GroupUW Stout
Created2015-09-11 10:43:56Updated2024-04-23 10:59:57
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