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Jun
13
LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.3.03
Posted by Respondus Support on 13 June 2018 10:33 AM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.3.03.  This release includes an improvement for the LockDown Browser Dashboard.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version (2.0.3.03) use...
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Jun
12
LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.3.03
Posted by Respondus Support on 12 June 2018 11:21 AM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.3.03, has been released.  This release includes fixes for the Blackboard, Schoology and Moodle integrations, plus some security related fixes.

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Jun
7
StudyMate Author Update, version 2.5.6
Posted by Respondus Support on 07 June 2018 10:14 AM

An update of StudyMate Author has been released: version 2.5.6.

This update includes improved licensing support and a rollup of minor bug fixes.

Full details and patch files can be found here:  Read more »




Jun
4
LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.3.02
Posted by Respondus Support on 04 June 2018 04:49 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.3.02.  This release fixes an issue with the pop-up symbol keyboard and other minor bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version...
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May
2
LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.3.02
Posted by Respondus Support on 02 May 2018 11:46 AM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.3.02, has been released.  This release includes improved Spanish language support, a calculator enhancement, and some other minor bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version...
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Apr
25
LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.3.01
Posted by Respondus Support on 25 April 2018 12:29 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.3.01.  This release includes fixes for the Moodle, D2L Brightspace and Canvas integrations, as well as improvements for foreign language keyboards and various security improvements.

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Apr
9
LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.3.01
Posted by Respondus Support on 09 April 2018 02:35 PM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.3.01, has been released.  This release includes specific enhancements for the Canvas, Moodle, and Schoology integrations. It also includes a speech reader fix (for accessibility) and some other minor bug fixes.

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Apr
3
LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.3.00
Posted by Respondus Support on 03 April 2018 10:51 AM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.3.00.  This release contains an update to the underlying Chromium engine, has improvements for screen readers, security improvements and other minor bug fixes. 

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Mar
20
LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.3.00
Posted by Respondus Support on 20 March 2018 03:26 PM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.3.00, has been released.  This release includes a fix to the scientific calculator, an update to the Chromium browser engine, the latest Flash player, and other minor bug fixes. Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this...
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Mar
20
Amazon Web Service (AWS) outage
Posted by Respondus Support on 20 March 2018 09:00 AM

Between 7:20 AM PDT and 9:15 AM PDT we experienced intermittent outages with LockDown Browser, Respondus Monitor and StudyMate applications. This was is related to an Amazon Web Service (AWS) S3 outage in the US-EAST-1 Region.


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Feb
19
LockDown Browser Moodle Integration Update (Version 2018021200)
Posted by Respondus Support on 19 February 2018 03:28 PM

An update of the Moodle extension for LockDown Browser has been released: version 2018021200.

This update fixes a bug introduced with the latest version of PHP.

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

Administrators can obtain the updated...
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Feb
7
Respondus 4 Update (Version 4.0.7.03)
Posted by Respondus Support on 07 February 2018 01:44 PM

An update of Respondus 4 has been released: version 4.0.7.03

This update fixes an authentication problem with the latest Blackboard Learn SaaS release.

Full details and patch files can be found here:  Read more »




Feb
1
LockDown Browser for Mac, Version 2.0.2.06
Posted by Respondus Support on 01 February 2018 10:45 AM

LockDown Browser for Mac, version 2.0.2.06, has been released.  This release includes a fix to the scientific calculator, security enhancements, and other minor bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version...
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Jan
25
Respondus 4.0 Update (Version 4.0.7.02)
Posted by Respondus Support on 25 January 2018 02:46 PM

An update of Respondus 4 has been released: version 4.0.7.02

This update includes improved support for Blackboard Ultra (original course view) and Canvas systems.  It also includes a rollup of other minor bug fixes.

Full details and patch files can be found here:  Read more »




Jan
17
LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.2.09
Posted by Respondus Support on 17 January 2018 03:11 PM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.2.09.  This release includes fixes for Blackboard Learn, D2L Brightspace, improvements to the spreadsheet handling and other minor bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be...
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Jan
3
LockDown Browser for Windows, version 2.0.2.08
Posted by Respondus Support on 03 January 2018 10:39 AM

An update to the LockDown Browser client for Windows has been released: version 2.0.2.08.  This release includes a fix for large image handling and other minor bug fixes.

Existing installs of LockDown Browser will NOT be auto-updated at this time. To obtain the latest version...
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Dec
13
LockDown Browser for Windows and Mac - Auto Update Notice
Posted by Respondus Support on 13 December 2017 09:15 AM

On January 3, 2018, an update to the "Student Version" of LockDown Browser for Windows (version 2.0.2.07) and LockDown Browser for Mac (version 2.0.2.05) will be delivered to users with the Auto Update feature.  The update will occur at the start up of LockDown Browser.

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Nov
30
Respondus 4 Update (Version 4.0.7.01)
Posted by Respondus Support on 30 November 2017 03:31 PM

An update of Respondus 4 has been released: version 4.0.7.01

This update includes Server Name Indication (SNI) support for D2L Brightspace and Canvas platforms.

Full details and patch files can be found here:  Read more »




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...
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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...
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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.

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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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