Respondus LockDown Browser is a custom browser that locks down your computer when taking a quiz. Canvas course site instructors manage Respondus LockDown settings from the LockDown Browser Dashboard in Course Navigation.


  • Students using Respondus LockDown Browser are unable to print, copy, go to another URL, or access other applications
  • When a quiz is started, students are locked into the quiz until it is submitted for grading
  • Instructors can allow students to use a calculator within LockDown Browser

Integration into Canvas