Respondus lockdown browser

Using Respondus Lockdown Brower

If your instructor requires that you use Respondus lockdown browser to complete a quiz or test, please review this information carefully before taking your test or quiz.

  • All Respondus Lockdown Browser users should update to the most recent version of the software immediately to avoid potential test access issues.
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If you are unsure of how to use this system, review this information:
Getting started with lockdown browser Review a demonstration

Accessing a quiz or Test:
  • Close all programs, unless one is used to connect to the Internet.
  • Locate the "LockDown Browser" shortcut on the desktop (or from the Start menu) and double-click it for Windows users, or for Macintosh users, launch "LockDown Browser" from the Applications folder.
  • If prompted, close any blocked program. If you do not close the blocked program, Respondus LockDown Browser (LDB) will close.
  • After the program starts, login to blackboard.
  • Go to your course and navigate to the assessment or test.