Respondus LockDown Browser

About Respondus LockDown Browser & Monitor

Respondus LockDown Browser and Monitor increases the security of test delivery in your online course. When students use Respondus LockDown Browser to access an exam, they are unable to print, copy, go to another URL, or access other applications. Once a quiz is started, students are locked into it until it’s submitted for grading. The Respondus Monitor option further bolsters security through the use of video recording capability during test taking. For a complete list of features, visit the Respondus web site at

View instructor guide on how to set up a quiz which requires students to use the LockDown Browser and Monitor (also includes adding the ability for Chromebook users to utilize these settings).

It is highly recommended students view the Submitting Quizzes guide (also includes information for Chromebook users) prior to taking a quiz which uses the LockDown Browser and Monitor. This guide is the easiest way to get students running with LockDown Browser in your online course.

Proctoring on another Campus

If students are proctoring a quiz on another campus which uses their own Respondus License the campus proctor should email BC Respondus admin ( for our Respondus download link.

Respondus LDB Administrator

Linda McConnell
Office: A.202
Center for Instructional Excellence
Phone: (979) 230-3368