If your professor requires you to take a quiz or an exam using Respondus Lockdown Browser, and you have not downloaded the software, follow these instructions.
When you open the assessment, you will see the following screen. To download the software needed, click on "Download LockDown Browser". (Note: If you click on "Launch LockDown Browser" and you have not downloaded it yet, nothing will happen. If you have downloaded it before, it will launch the necessary software.)
A new window will appear from Respondus. Click on "Install Now".
Installation software for Respondus Lockdown Browser will begin to download in the "Downloads " bar at the bottom of your browser. Click on the package when the download is complete.
Your downloads folder will automatically open. Click on the image to begin the installation process.
The installation software will prompt you to "allow" the program to be run. Click the "allow" button to continue.
Cycle through the prompts shown in the images below:
You will need to type your password or use a biometric passkey to continue installation.
Next, navigate back to your Moodle tab. Now, click on the "Launch LockDown Browser" and then "Open LockDown Browser".
At this time, the LockDown Browser will launch. Please note, that it may prompt you to exit out of certain programs before you are allowed to enter the Lockdown Browser.
You know you were successful when you see the screen below. Click on "Start Quiz" or "Start Test" to begin your assessment.
Please view the Tips and Troubleshooting articles for common fixes while using Respondus Lockdown Browser.