Knowledgebase : Respondus LockDown Browser > Pre-Installation
There is a known incompatibility between the TinyMCE editor in Moodle, and LockDown Browser version 2.0.3.  This incompatibility is with the version of Chromium Enhanced Framework (CEF) that LockDown Browser 2.0.3 uses. The symptoms of this problem includ...
LockDown Browser for Chromebook uses a Chrome Extension that can only be run in kiosk mode. Google requires that all kiosk apps be made available only via their Google Admin Suite (a license is required for this product), and so the LockDown Browser for C...
No. Not all advanced settings available via the LockDown Browser Dashboard are currently available in our Chromebook app. Examples would be the calculator, "early exit" (allowing students to leave an exam early and provide a reason visible to the instru...
Once LockDown Browser 2.0 Lab Edition for Mac has been installed on one Mac computer, the app can be copied or pushed to other Macs across a network, or deployed with desktop management systems such as Apple Remote Desktop, JAMF Casper Suite, Cisco Meraki...
First, reference this article [https://support.respondus.com/support/index.php?/Knowledgebase/Article/View/226/0/update-check-failed-error-code-a4] and ensure that all the necessary servers are accessible via your network and computer. If you've determi...
When using Blackboard's SaaS system, the Respondus LockDown Browser building block no longer needs to be installed. Rather, it just needs to be configured. To do this: 1) The designated Respondus administrator should go to http://respondus.com/ [http:...
Yes, we bundle Adobe's Flash Installer with LockDown Browser (Windows) because Flash is needed for Respondus Monitor (the webcam feature of LDB). The version of Flash we include is not always the latest available, as Flash updates are frequent.  The Ado...
IMPORTANT: If your institution provides computers to your students, but they do not have administrator rights to those computers (the ability to download, install and execute software), then you should not install the student-edition of LockDown Browser. ...
Once LockDown Browser 2.0 Student Edition for Mac has been installed on one Mac computer, the app can be copied or pushed to other Macs across a network, or deployed with desktop management systems such as Apple Remote Desktop, JAMF Casper Suite, Cisco Me...
The computer being used to take the assessment must have the Respondus LockDown Browser software installed on it. In addition, for all Learning Systems -- other than D2L Brightspace and Schoology -- students must start the Respondus LockDown Browser softw...
Security software or an "anti-malware" program with very high settings might falsely detect LockDown Browsers as malware such as a virus, Trojan or parasite. The security program would block the download or corrupt the LockDown Browser installer, "LockDow...
LockDown Browser currently integrates with Blackboard Learn 9.x, D2L Brightspace 9.x to LE 10.x, Instructure Canvas,  Moodle 3.x, Sakai 2.7.1+  and Schoology.  
Yes. You can download the MSI installer from the Respondus Admin Area (log in required): https://www.respondus.com/campus-portal/login.php [https://www.respondus.com/campus-portal/login.php] Notes: * The MSI version is only intended for use with manage...
For Windows users, start Respondus LockDown Browser, select the “i” button from the toolbar, and then click “Check for Newer Version”. The version will be displayed and you will be able to download a newer version if one is available. For Mac users, st...
Respondus LockDown Browser is a client application installed on the local computer. OPERATING SYSTEMS Windows: 10, 8, 7 (Windows 10S is not a compatible operating system, nor can LockDown Browser be obtained via the Windows App Store. At present, suppor...
Yes, but we encourage you to use the MSI installer instead. More information on the MSI installer can be found HERE. [HTTPS://SUPPORT.RESPONDUS.COM/SUPPORT/INDEX.PHP?/KNOWLEDGEBASE/ARTICLE/VIEW/158] If you prefer a silent install, administrators can fol...
We have a helpful video that shows how to install LockDown Browser on a Windows computer: https://youtu.be/pKvcE3oZF2I [https://youtu.be/pKvcE3oZF2I] 1. Log in as a local administrator with full rights. ( (Windows->Control Panel->User Accounts->"user ac...
The iPad Edition of "LockDown Browser" (available from iTunes [https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/lockdown-browser/id659101775?mt=8]) enables a student to use an iPad to take exams that require LockDown Browser. However, the instructor must select the approp...
There are two types of installers available from the Administrator Area of Respondus LockDown Browser. The “Student Edition” for Windows requires the user to have administrator rights in Windows to install, update and run the browser. The "Student Edition...