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Respondus LockDown Browser

A custom browser that locks down your computer when taking a quiz.

Overview

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.

Highlights

  • 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

Getting Started

Integration into Canvas

A faculty member, instructor, or staff member requested that this tool be integrated into Canvas.

Intended Audience

Students
Instructors
Researchers
Staff & Departments
Health Sciences Affiliates
IT Staff and Partners

Cost

University-funded: no charge.