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Respondus LockDown Browser

Respondus LockDown Browser is a tool available for all faculty through BeachBoard. The LockDown Browser will prevent your students from accessing other applications or opening other tabs in their web browser when taking an online exam through BeachBoard.

IMPORTANT NOTE: The LockDown browser should only be used when administering BeachBoard exams in proctored lab environment.

To enable the LockDown Browser for your exam, select Quizzes and then select the LockDown Browser tab.

Select LockDown Browser

A list of all of your existing quizzes will appear. Select the drop-down arrow next to any quiz and select Settings.

Select Settings

In the new panel, select Require Respondus Lockdown Browser for the exam to enable the feature for your online quiz. Select Password Settings or Advanced Settings to explore additional options.

Enabling the LockDown Browser

For more information regarding the tool, select About LockDown Browser at the top right of the page.

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