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Respondus LockDown Browser is a custom browser that locks down the testing environment within Blackboard. When students use Respondus LockDown Browser they are unable to print, copy, go to another URL, or access other applications. When an assessment is started, students are locked into it until they submit for grading. Compatible with Mac and Windows.
Instructors can use the following links to learn more about Respondus LockDown Browser and how they can start using this software now:
Students can use the following link to learn to use this user-friendly software:
It is important to know that Respondus LockDown Browser is installed in all computer labs at Frostburg State University. For instructors and students to use this software in another location (i.e. home, work) you must use the following link to download and install the software.
Install Respondus Lockdown Browser
Respondus Monitor is a companion product for LockDown Browser. It protects the integrity of non-proctored, online exams. Students use their own computer and a webcam to record assessment sessions without leaving the Blackboard Learn course.