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In-Class Blackboard Exams Using Respondus LockDown Browser

Giving Scantron exams in classes can be time consuming when you consider the time it takes to grade and print exams.  We now have the ability to offer secure electronic exams in the classroom using student laptops and Respondus LockDown Browser.

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Blackboard: Force Completion

When giving an exam, we want things to go smoothly. Oftentimes there are situations that arise that cause problems for both instructors and students. We have found that selecting force completion on exams and quizzes in Blackboard is one of those instances. So, what is force completion and why does it cause so many issues?

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Respondus LockDown Browser and Monitor

Respondus LockDown Browser is a customized web browser that increases the security of online testing in Blackboard. When students use Respondus LockDown Browser to access a test, they are unable to print, copy, go to another URL, access other applications, or close a test or quiz until it is submitted for grading. Respondus LockDown Browser works much like a standard browser, but many options have been removed or work differently. Once a test has started, students are locked into it until they submit it for grading.

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Respondus LockDown Browser (Instructor Quick Start Guide)

Respondus LockDown Browser is a customized web browser that increases the security of online testing in Blackboard. When students use Respondus LockDown Browser to access a test, they are unable to print, copy, go to another URL, access other applications, or close a test or quiz until it is submitted for grading. Respondus LockDown Browser works much like a standard browser, but many options have been removed or work differently.

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Respondus LockDown Browser (Student Quick Start Guide)

Respondus LockDown Browser is a secure browser for taking tests in Blackboard. If a Blackboard test requires that Respondus LockDown Browser be used, you will not be able to take the assessment with a standard web browser. Your instructor will let you know if it is required to take a test in your course.

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Respondus LockDown Browser – Settings for a Test or Quiz

The Respondus LockDown Browser can be used as another layer of security for online test taking. The LockDown browser prevents students from opening other programs or taking screenshots on the computer that they are taking the test on. This article will show how to configure a quiz or test to use the Respondus LockDown Browser.

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Bypassing Respondus LockDown Browser

Although, the most common accessibility technologies, such as JAWS are allowed by the LockDown Browser, certain accessibility technologies might not be compatible with Respondus LockDown Browser. In those situations it is necessary to allow the student to bypass the LockDown Browser.

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