Center for Innovative Teaching & Learning - Lockdown Browser
Lockdown Browser by Respondus
Lockdown Browser by Respondus is a secure web browser that locks the testing environment within Blackboard and prevents the user from accessing other programs. While utilizing the Lockdown Browser to take an exam, students cannot open a new browser, go to different websites, pull up documents, copy, print, or access any other applications until the exam is submitted.
Why use Lockdown Browser by Respondus?
- protect exam questions from copying and printing
- prevent early accidental exiting from exams
- eliminate the most common types of digital cheating during online test
WKU IT has a myriad of helpful tutorials on how to use the Lockdown Browser on their Video Tutorials webpage .