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Dec
9
LockDown Browser Moodle Block Update (Version 20161117)
Posted by Respondus Support on 09 December 2016 01:09 PM

An update of the Moodle Block for LockDown Browser has been released: version 20161117.

This update includes minor bug fixes and improvements.  The same Moodle Block can still be installed on older Moodle 2.x systems.

Administrators can obtain the updated Moodle Block by going to respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser.  If there is more than one server profile for your institution, be sure to select the Moodle Block associated with the desired server profile.

 


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Dec
5
LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.0.04
Posted by Respondus Support on 05 December 2016 02:44 PM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.0.04, has been released. This release includes minor bug fixes and enhancements.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.0.04) use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser > Additional Resources > Version Information.


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Dec
1
Windows LockDown Browser version 2.0.1.07
Posted by Respondus Support on 01 December 2016 01:36 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.1.07.  This release includes a fix for Moodle, Canvas and a simplification for enabling accessibility mode.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.1.07) use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser > Additional Resources > Version Information.


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Nov
22
LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.0.03
Posted by Respondus Support on 22 November 2016 02:02 PM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.0.03, has been released. This version of the LockDown Browser client has been available for download and installation for the past two months, alongside Version 1.x.   Going forward, only Version 2.x will be available for download and installation. Version 2.x is based on the Chromium engine and no longer relies on Safari WebKit which comes preinstalled on Mac computers. 

Existing installs of LockDown Browser for Mac will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.0.03), download and run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser > Additional Resources > Version Information.


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Nov
18
StudyMate Author Update (Version 2.5.5)
Posted by Respondus Support on 18 November 2016 09:14 AM

An update of StudyMate Author has been released: version 2.5.5.

This update includes support for the Blackboard Learn 9.1 Q4 2016 release.  A rollup of minor bug fixes is also included.

Full details and patch files can be found here:  http://www.respondus.com/download/studymate25patch.shtml


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Nov
17
Respondus 4.0 Update (Version 4.0.6.02)
Posted by Respondus Support on 17 November 2016 11:21 AM

An update of Respondus 4.0 has been released: version 4.0.6.02

This update includes support for the Blackboard Learn 9.1 Q4 2016 release.  A rollup of minor bug fixes is also included.

Full details and patch files can be found here: http://www.respondus.com/download/respondus40patch.shtml


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Oct
25
Windows LockDown Browser version 2.0.1.06
Posted by Respondus Support on 25 October 2016 09:03 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.1.06.  This release includes a fix for Blackboard Learn and some Respondus Monitor improvements.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.1.06) use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser > Additional Resources > Version Information.


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Oct
24
LockDown Browser Building Block Update (Version 3.4.0)
Posted by Respondus Support on 24 October 2016 01:33 PM

An update of the Blackboard Learn Building Block for LockDown Browser has been released: version 3.4.0.  This update includes a minor bug fix.

The Building Block update can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor – then select the server profile that matches the server where the Building Block will be installed.


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Oct
24
StudyMate Class Building Block Update (Version 2.9.2)
Posted by Respondus Support on 24 October 2016 01:32 PM

An update of the Blackboard Learn Building Block for StudyMate Class has been released: version 2.9.2.  This update includes improved support for Bb Learn SaaS.

The Building Block update can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > StudyMate Class Campus-wide License – then select the server profile that matches the server where the Building Block will be installed.


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Sep
28
Windows LockDown Browser version 2.0.1.05
Posted by Respondus Support on 28 September 2016 05:05 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.1.05.  This release includes improved support for Windows 10, fixes to the built-in spreadsheet tool, and a few other minor fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.1.05) use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser > Additional Resources > Version Information.


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Aug
23
Windows LockDown Browser version 2.0.1.04
Posted by Respondus Support on 23 August 2016 11:55 AM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.1.04.  This release includes support for the NVDA Screen Reader, a fix for displaying PDF files, updated support for Blackboard's "Learn 2016 Theme" and a few other minor fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.1.04) use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser > Additional Resources > Version Information.


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Aug
17
Mac LockDown Browser version 1.0.8.07
Posted by Respondus Support on 17 August 2016 02:53 PM

LockDown Browser client for Mac, version 1.0.8.07, has been released. This update includes updated support for Blackboard's "Learn 2016 Theme".

Existing installs of Mac LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (1.0.8.07), use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser > Additional Resources > Version Information.


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Aug
16
LockDown Browser Building Block Update (Version 3.3.9)
Posted by Respondus Support on 16 August 2016 06:41 AM

An update of the Blackboard Learn Building Block for LockDown Browser has been released: version 3.3.9.  This update includes improved support for Bb Learn SaaS.

The Building Block update can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor – then select the server profile that matches the server where the Building Block will be installed.

 


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Jul
29
Windows LockDown Browser version 2.0.1.03
Posted by Respondus Support on 29 July 2016 03:25 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.1.03.  This release includes an updated version of Flash, WIRIS editor support for Blackboard Learn, general improvements for Respondus Monitor, and other minor fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.1.03) use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser > Additional Resources > Version Information. 

 


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Jul
21
Windows LockDown Browser version 2.0.1.02 – Auto Update Notice
Posted by Respondus Support on 21 July 2016 04:07 PM

LockDown Browser version 2.0.1.02 (Windows) has been available for new installations or by using "Check for Update" since June 29, 2016.  Beginning Wednesday July 27, 2016, this update will be pushed to student installations of LockDown Browser using the Auto Update feature. The update will occur during the startup of LockDown Browser.

The Lab Edition of LockDown Browser will NOT be affected by this update, nor will the Mac and iOS versions of LockDown Browser.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser > Additional Resources > Version Information.

 


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Jul
8
Mac LockDown Browser version 1.0.8.06
Posted by Respondus Support on 08 July 2016 03:48 PM

LockDown Browser client for Mac, version 1.0.8.06, has been released. This update includes fixes for the Blackboard Learn, Brightspace, and Schoology integrations. Improvements to the browser zoom functionality are also included.

Existing installs of Mac LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (1.0.8.06), use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser > Additional Resources > Version Information. 


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Jun
29
Windows LockDown Browser version 2.0.1.02
Posted by Respondus Support on 29 June 2016 04:13 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.1.02.  This update includes an updated version of Flash, improvements for Respondus Monitor, and other minor fixes.
 
Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.1.02) use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.
 
Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser > Additional Resources > Version Information.


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Jun
6
Windows LockDown Browser version 2.0.1.01
Posted by Respondus Support on 06 June 2016 04:40 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.1.01.  This update includes a fix for startup issue that that occurred on some computers with virtual webcams, plus some minor bug fixes. 

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time.  To obtain the latest version (2.0.1.01) use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser > Additional Resources > Version Information.

 


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Jun
1
Respondus 4.0 Update (Version 4.0.6.00)
Posted by Respondus Support on 01 June 2016 09:43 AM

An update of Respondus 4.0 has been released: version 4.0.6.00

This release provides updated SSL support for certain types of connections with Canvas, Brightspace, and Pearson Learning Studio.

Full details and patch files can be found here:  http://www.respondus.com/download/respondus40patch.shtml

 


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May
27
LockDown Browser: Version 1 End-of-Life – June 30, 2016
Posted by Respondus Support on 27 May 2016 08:00 AM

On June 30, 2016 the "Lab Edition" of LockDown Browser 1.x for Windows (based on Internet Explorer) will reach end of life.  It will cease functioning after this date. You must update the Lab Edition of LockDown Browser for Windows prior to this time.  We strongly recommend performing the update as soon as possible.

 


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May
24
Windows LockDown Browser version 2.0.1.00
Posted by Respondus Support on 24 May 2016 11:20 AM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.1.00.  This update includes an update to the Chromium engine, a newer version of Flash, and a security update for Canvas.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.1.00) use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser > Additional Resources > Version Information.

 


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May
4
Windows LockDown Browser version 2.0.0.10
Posted by Respondus Support on 04 May 2016 09:27 AM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.0.10.  This update includes improvements for Moodle users, enhancements to Help Center, and some security updates.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.0.10), use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser > Additional Resources > Version Information.

 


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Apr
28
StudyMate Class Building Block Update (Version 2.9.1)
Posted by Respondus Support on 28 April 2016 02:36 PM

An update of the Blackboard Learn Building Block for StudyMate Class has been released: version 2.9.1.  This update adds support for the Blackboard Learn 9.1 Q2 2016 release.

The Building Block update can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > StudyMate Class Campus-wide License – then select the server profile that matches the server where the Building Block will be installed.

 


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Apr
25
LockDown Browser Building Block Update (Version 3.3.8)
Posted by Respondus Support on 25 April 2016 12:10 PM

An update of the Blackboard Learn Building Block for LockDown Browser has been released: version 3.3.8.  This update adds support for the Blackboard Learn 9.1 Q2 2016 release.

The Building Block update can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor – then select the server profile that matches the server where the Building Block will be installed.

 


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Apr
20
Windows LockDown Browser version 2.0.0.09
Posted by Respondus Support on 20 April 2016 10:33 AM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.0.09.  This update includes some improvements for Blackboard Learn, D2L Brightspace and other minor bug fixes.  Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.0.09), use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser > Additional Resources > Version Information.


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