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LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.4.06
Posted by Respondus Support on 24 October 2019 01:19 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.4.06.  This release includes improvements to the integration with Sakai, plus various other bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.4.06) 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 >
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LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.5.02
Posted by Respondus Support on 09 October 2019 12:47 PM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.5.02, has been released.  This release includes support for Apple Notarization and macOS 10.15 (Catalina).  Adobe Flash is no longer bundled with this release, nor used with this version of LockDown Browser.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.5.02) use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history for
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LockDown Browser Moodle Extension Update (Version 2019100202)
Posted by Respondus Support on 04 October 2019 04:45 PM

An update of the LockDown Browser Moodle Extension has been released: version 2019100202.

This update, which is installed by the administrator of a Moodle server, contains support for iOS 13 iPads.

Administrators can obtain the updated integration 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 correct one before downloading the extension.


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LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.5.01
Posted by Respondus Support on 06 September 2019 03:08 PM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.5.01, has been released.  This release includes improvements to the integration with Blackboard, Moodle, Sakai and Schoology plus various other bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.5.01) 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
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LockDown Browser Building Block Update (Version 4.0.1)
Posted by Respondus Support on 22 August 2019 04:21 PM

An update of the Blackboard Learn Building Block for LockDown Browser has been released: version 4.0.1.  This update adds support for Amazon Corretto 11 JDK.  It is backwards compatible for non JDK 11 servers, but will be required for those upgrading their Blackboard server to JDK 11.

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
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LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.4.05
Posted by Respondus Support on 15 August 2019 04:35 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.4.05.  This release includes improvements to the integration with Brightspace and Canvas, plus some security improvements.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.4.05) use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com >
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LockDown Browser for Windows and Mac - Auto Update Notice
Posted by Respondus Support on 17 July 2019 11:19 AM

Beginning July 24-25, 2019, an update to the "Student Version" of LockDown Browser for Windows (version 2.0.4.04) and LockDown Browser for Mac (version 2.0.4.04) will be delivered to users with the Auto Update feature.  The update will occur upon start up of LockDown Browser.

The Lab Edition of LockDown Browser will NOT be affected by this update, nor will the iOS version of LockDown Browser. But you are encouraged to update the Lab Edition at your earliest convenience – and are
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LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.5.00
Posted by Respondus Support on 27 June 2019 09:23 AM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.5.00, has been released.  This release contains an update to the underlying Chromium engine, plus other minor enhancements.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.5.00) run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at Respondus.com > Customer Login > LockDown Browser > Additional Resources > Version
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LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.4.04
Posted by Respondus Support on 13 June 2019 02:37 PM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.4.04, has been released. This release includes improvements to the integration with Schoology, macOS Touch Bar improvements and various other bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.4.04) 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
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LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.4.04
Posted by Respondus Support on 22 May 2019 11:26 AM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.4.04.  This release includes improvements to the integration with Schoology, security improvements, plus other minor enhancements.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.4.04) use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at
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LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.4.03
Posted by Respondus Support on 26 April 2019 07:17 AM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.4.03, has been released. This release includes improvements for Blackboard Ultra, Instructure Canvas and various other bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.4.03) 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
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Respondus 4 Update (Version 4.0.8.05)
Posted by Respondus Support on 12 April 2019 10:33 AM

An update of Respondus 4 has been released: version 4.0.8.05

This update improves browser-based authentications, and includes some minor bug fixes.

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


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LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.4.03
Posted by Respondus Support on 04 April 2019 03:53 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.4.03.  This release includes some improvement for Blackboard Ultra, plus other minor enhancements.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.4.03) 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 >
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LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.4.02
Posted by Respondus Support on 20 March 2019 10:12 AM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.4.02, has been released. This release includes a fix for student payment with Respondus Monitor.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.4.02) 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 >
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LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.4.01
Posted by Respondus Support on 14 March 2019 11:38 AM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.4.01, has been released. This release includes some fixes for Blackboard Ultra and Canvas, plus other minor enhancements.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.4.01) 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 >
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LockDown Browser Moodle Extension Update (Version 2019021400)
Posted by Respondus Support on 04 March 2019 01:29 PM

An update of the LockDown Browser Moodle Extension has been released: version 2019021400.

This update, which is installed by the administrator of a Moodle server, contains a fix for quizzes that aren’t yet available.

Administrators can obtain the updated integration 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 correct one before downloading the extension.


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LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.4.02
Posted by Respondus Support on 28 February 2019 01:43 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.4.02.  This release includes several security enhancements and also provides better handling for when a user switches from one LMS to another during the same browser session.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.4.02) use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history for
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LockDown Browser Moodle Extension Update (Version 2019011600)
Posted by Respondus Support on 30 January 2019 09:22 AM

An update of the LockDown Browser Moodle Extension has been released: version 2019011600.

This update, which is installed by the administrator of a Moodle server, improves support for backup and restore, and other minor bug fixes.

Administrators can obtain the updated integration 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 correct one before downloading the
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Respondus 4 Update (Version 4.0.8.4)
Posted by Respondus Support on 25 January 2019 09:14 AM

An update of Respondus 4 has been released: version 4.0.8.04

This update includes a fix for Canvas SSO authentication and some minor bug fixes.

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


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Respondus 4.0 Moodle Module Update (Version 3.0.0.04)
Posted by Respondus Support on 15 January 2019 10:30 AM

An update of the Moodle Module for Respondus 4.0 has been released: version 3.0.0.04.  This update contains support for Moodle 3.6 and some minor bug fixes and improvements.

Administrators can obtain the updated Moodle Module from the following page: https://www.respondus.com/download/moodleserver.shtml

 


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LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.4.01
Posted by Respondus Support on 09 January 2019 09:35 PM

An important update to LockDown Browser for Windows has been released: version 2.0.4.01.  This release contains a fix to address recent changes to how AVG/Avast antivirus software monitors applications by attaching a .dll to them.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser WILL be auto-updated on Monday January 14th to this version. To obtain the latest version (2.0.4.01) use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full
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LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.4.00
Posted by Respondus Support on 09 January 2019 02:27 PM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.4.00, has been released. .  This release contains an update to the underlying Chromium engine, improvements for macOS 10.14, plus other minor enhancements. This release is only available for macOS 10.10 and above.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.4.00) use the "Check for Update" feature or run the full installation program.

Complete version history
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LockDown Browser Moodle Extension Update (Version 2018091200)
Posted by Respondus Support on 21 December 2018 11:10 AM

An update of the LockDown Browser Moodle Extension has been released: version 2018091200.

This release, which is installed by the administrator of a Moodle server, uses an "auto launch" feature for the LockDown Browser client, rather than the "manual launch" method used previously.  To transition to the new "auto launch" integration, two things must happen:

 - The administrator for the LockDown Browser license must install the new extension to the Moodle server (version
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LockDown Browser for Windows and Mac - Auto Update Notice
Posted by Respondus Support on 19 December 2018 01:31 PM

Beginning January 3-4, 2019, an update to the "Student Version" of LockDown Browser for Windows (version 2.0.4.00) and LockDown Browser for Mac (version 2.0.3.06) will be delivered to users with the Auto Update feature.  The update will occur upon start up of LockDown Browser.

The Lab Edition of LockDown Browser will NOT be affected by this update, nor will the iOS version of LockDown Browser. But you are encouraged to update the Lab Edition at your earliest convenience – and are
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LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.4.00
Posted by Respondus Support on 13 December 2018 03:16 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.4.00.  This release contains an update to the underlying Chromium engine, improved support for the TinyMCE editor with Moodle, security improvements and other minor bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.4.00) run the full installation program.

Complete version history for LockDown Browser can be obtained at
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