Respondus Lockdown Browser

Training Information for using Respondus

Please use the materials on this page to familiarize yourself with the basics of Respondus Lockdown Browser. Contact itas@wsutech.edu for more information or questions. 

Respondus Resources

How LockDown Browser Works

  • Assessments are displayed full-screen and cannot be minimized

  • Browser menu and toolbar options are removed, except for Back, Forward, Refresh and Stop

  • Prevents access to other applications including messaging, screen-sharing, virtual machines, and remote desktops

  • Printing and screen capture functions are disabled

  • Copying and pasting anything to or from an assessment is prevented

  • Right-click menu options, function keys, keyboard shortcuts and task switching are disabled

  • An assessment cannot be exited until the student submits it for grading

  • Assessments that are set up for use with LockDown Browser cannot be accessed with other browsers

Select the linked title to the left to view the Respondus website for more information.

ITAS Respondus Webinar Video

Casey Eubank recorded a faculty Respondus webinar in the Spring of 2020.

 

Select the linked title to the left to view this video to learn more about Resondus.