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Learn@UW-Stout -- Respondus LockDown Browser (Student)

The Respondus LockDown Browser is a customized browser that increases the security of quiz delivery in Learn@UW-Stout. When students use the Respondus 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.

Installing Respondus LockDown Browser


Option 1: Installing Respondus Lockdown Browser from the Student Resources Widget

To install Respondus LockDown Browser go to the "My Home" screen on the Learn@UW-Stout homepage. Click the Respondus LockDown Browser Install from the "Student Resources" widget.

Learn@UW-Stout My Home Page

Follow the instructions as prompted.

Option 2: Installing Respondus Lockdown Browser from the quiz/exam start page

Open the quiz/exam that requires Respondus Lockdown Browser. Click the link to Download and install the latest version of LockDown Browser.

Respondus Lockdown Browser Launch


Using Respondus LockDown Browser

When you are ready to take your quiz/exam:

  1. Locate the "Launch Lockdown Browser" button on the quiz/exam start page. Respondus LockDown Browser will prompt you to allow the application to make changes. Click Yes.
  2. If prompted to close a blocked program (e.g. screen capture, instant messaging), choose Yes
  3. Once a quiz has been started with Respondus LockDown Browser, you cannot exit until the Submit Quiz button is clicked.



Keywords:respondus lock down lockdown browser quiz security learn@uw-stout d2l Exam Launch   Doc ID:67482
Owner:Allison R.Group:UW Stout
Created:2016-10-04 13:48 CDTUpdated:2017-04-21 12:20 CDT
Sites:UW Stout
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