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Nov
17
LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.2.07
Posted by Respondus Support on 17 November 2017 02:18 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.2.07.  This release includes a fix for Respondus Monitor with Moodle and other minor bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.2.07) 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
15
LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.2.05
Posted by Respondus Support on 15 November 2017 03:30 PM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.2.05, has been released.  This release includes a fix for a performance issue with macOS High Sierra and other minor bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.2.05) 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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Nov
8
LockDown Browser Moodle Integration Update (Version 2017110100)
Posted by Respondus Support on 08 November 2017 12:31 PM

An update of the Moodle extension for LockDown Browser has been released: version 2017110100.

This update removes the requirement to enable the MCRYPT PHP module on the Moodle server. 

The same LockDown Browser extension supports older Moodle 2.x systems.

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 download associated with the desired server profile.


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Oct
30
LockDown Browser Building Block Update (Version 3.5.1)
Posted by Respondus Support on 30 October 2017 12:00 PM

An update of the Blackboard Learn Building Block for LockDown Browser has been released: version 3.5.1.  This update adds support for Bb Learn SaaS.  It can also be installed in Bb Learn 9.1 environments that are using Tomcat 8.

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
26
LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.2.06
Posted by Respondus Support on 26 October 2017 04:56 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.2.06.  This release includes improvements to spreadsheet handling and other minor bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.2.06) 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
12
LockDown Browser Sakai Module update version 1.0.8
Posted by Respondus Support on 12 October 2017 07:14 AM

An update of the LockDown Browser Sakai Module has been released: Version 1.0.8 (for SAMigo users).

This update addresses a common configuration issue and bundles the supporting libraries in a single jar file.

Campus Wide administrators can obtain the updated Sakai Module by going to Respondus.com > Customer Login > Respondus Campus Wide. The download link is called "Download lockdown module for Sakai".


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Oct
4
LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.2.05
Posted by Respondus Support on 04 October 2017 04:28 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.2.05.  This release includes improvements to the D2L Brightspace auto-launch handling, and other minor bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.2.05) 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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Sep
18
LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.2.04
Posted by Respondus Support on 18 September 2017 06:43 PM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.2.04, has been released.  This release includes future-proofing for Blackboard Learn exams that use Respondus Monitor, improved spreadsheet handling, and other minor bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.2.04) 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
28
LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.2.04
Posted by Respondus Support on 28 August 2017 01:23 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.2.04.  This release includes an enhancement to the "Link is blocked" function, a fix for D2L Brightspace in Windows 10, and security updates.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.2.04) 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
16
Respondus 4.0 Update (Version 4.0.7.00)
Posted by Respondus Support on 16 August 2017 11:15 AM

An update of Respondus 4.0 has been released: version 4.0.7.00

This update includes a fix for Blackboard Learn SaaS customers and some licensing improvements.

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


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Aug
15
LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.2.03
Posted by Respondus Support on 15 August 2017 12:21 PM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.2.03, has been released.  This release includes a small update for Respondus Monitor users and fixes for the Canvas and Moodle integrations.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.2.03) 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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Aug
9
LockDown Browser Moodle Integration Update (Version 2017073100)
Posted by Respondus Support on 09 August 2017 10:00 AM

An update of the Moodle extension for LockDown Browser has been released: version 2017073100.

This update includes a fix for displaying extended characters in quiz names in the LockDown Browser Dashboard.  The same Moodle extension can still be installed on older Moodle 2.x systems.

Administrators can obtain the updated Moodle 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 download associated with the desired server profile.


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Jul
26
LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.2.02
Posted by Respondus Support on 26 July 2017 05:55 AM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.2.02, has been released.  This release includes improvements to Respondus Monitor, and other minor bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.2.02) 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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Jul
13
LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.2.03
Posted by Respondus Support on 13 July 2017 04:34 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.2.03.  This release includes various improvements to security in D2L Brightspace, support for Moodle 3.3 and other minor fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.2.03) 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
11
LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.2.01
Posted by Respondus Support on 11 July 2017 10:50 AM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.2.01, has been released.  This release includes support for Moodle 3.3, and other minor bug fixes. 

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.2.01) 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
29
LockDown Browser for Windows and Mac - Auto Update Notice
Posted by Respondus Support on 29 June 2017 03:12 PM

On July 5th and 6th, an update to the “Student Version” of LockDown Browser for Windows (version 2.0.2.02) and LockDown Browser for Mac (version 2.0.2.00) will be delivered to users with the Auto Update feature.  The update will occur at the 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 Lab Edition at your earliest convenience – and are reminded that a “warning” message will appear at start up if an update hasn’t occurred for 12 months.

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
28
Respondus 4.0 Update (Version 4.0.6.06)
Posted by Respondus Support on 28 June 2017 04:11 PM

An update of Respondus 4.0 has been released: version 4.0.6.06

This update includes improved support for language packs in Blackboard Learn and an update for authenticating with Canvas.

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


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Jun
22
LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.2.00
Posted by Respondus Support on 22 June 2017 05:45 PM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.2.00, has been released.  This release includes updated installer certificates.  It also includes improvements for Brightspace users and other minor bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.2.00) 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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Jun
19
LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.2.02
Posted by Respondus Support on 19 June 2017 02:44 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.2.02.  This release includes support for a beta “URL whitelisting” feature (details available from the LockDown Browser Dashboard itself).  It also includes improvements to the Lab Edition of LockDown Browser and other minor fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.2.02) 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
14
Respondus 4.0 Update (Version 4.0.6.05)
Posted by Respondus Support on 14 June 2017 08:12 AM

An update of Respondus 4.0 has been released: version 4.0.6.05

This update addresses a change to Canvas that affects Single Sign On (SSO) users. It will be required for Canvas users using SSO.

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


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May
29
LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.2.01
Posted by Respondus Support on 29 May 2017 04:54 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.2.01.  This release includes an enhancement for D2L Brightspace users, and some security updates.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.2.01) 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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May
19
Respondus 4.0 Update (Version 4.0.6.04)
Posted by Respondus Support on 19 May 2017 05:34 PM

An update of Respondus 4.0 has been released: version 4.0.6.04

This update fixes a header and footer issue when importing exams to MS Word format. It also fixes an authentication problem that was affecting some Blackboard Learn SaaS clients.

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


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May
18
LockDown Browser for Mac version 2.0.1.01 - Auto Update Notice
Posted by Respondus Support on 18 May 2017 02:21 PM

LockDown Browser for Mac version 2.0.1.01 has been available for new installations or by using "Check for Update" since April 21, 2017.  On Thursday, May 25, 2017, we will push this update to student installations of LockDown Browser using the Auto-Update feature.

The Lab Edition of LockDown Browser will not be affected by this update, nor will the Windows and iOS versions of LockDown Browser. But you are encouraged to update lab versions at your earliest convenience.

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
18
LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.1.02
Posted by Respondus Support on 18 May 2017 09:49 AM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.1.02, has been released.  This release includes an enhancement for D2L Brightspace users, and some security updates.

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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May
10
LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.2.00
Posted by Respondus Support on 10 May 2017 07:36 AM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.2.00.  This release contains an update to the underlying Chromium engine, has improvements for international keyboards, and provides some security improvements.  This release will not install on Windows XP and Windows Vista.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.2.00) 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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