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How to use Respondus LockDown Browser to take a quiz

These instructions are intended for students who need to install and use LockDown Browser for a quiz in one of their courses. If you are an instructor trying to set up LockDown Browser for you Moodle course, check out our article on How to set up Respondus LockDown Browser for Moodle quizzes.

Installing the Browser

You will first need to install the LockDown browser on your computer. The installer can be downloaded at the link below:

 Download the and run the installer, then follow the instructions in the setup utility. If you have trouble getting through the install, visit the Service Desk and we can help you install the browser.


Using the browser to take a quiz

After you have the browser installed you are ready to take your quiz. Go to the the quiz in your normal browser and when you get to the page to start your quiz, click the Launch LockDown Browser.

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