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Respondus LockDown Browser at Mizzou

Modified on: Thu, Oct 8, 2020 at 8:21 AM

Respondus LockDown Browser™ is a custom browser that locks down the testing environment within Canvas. 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 it for grading. Available for both Windows and Mac.

Require LockDown Browser for your Tests and Quizzes

It's easy to require LockDown Browser for an exam. Access Instructor Quick Start Guides for Canvas. 

LockDown Browser for Student Laptops

  1. The link to share with your students is available in a password-protected Box folder.
  2. Share the link only with your students. They will be able to download and install LockDown Browser software to their personal computer with this link.
  3. When an instructor requires LockDown Browser for tests in Canvas, students will only be able to access the test with this browser.
  4. Share this QuickStart Guide with your students.

LockDown Browser for Computing Labs

Email etHELP@missouri.edu for access to download LockDown Browser for Labs edition.

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