Respondus Lockdown Browser

Respondus LockDown Browser creates a locked testing environment where students are unable to print, copy, go to another URL, or access other applications. When an assessment is started, students are locked into it until they submit it for grading.

How can I get started with it?

The Instructor quick start guide explains how to set up a test in a Moodle course. You can enable this option from a Moodle course. A tutorial on how to enable Respondus LockDown Browser for a quiz is available at You can also register for a 45 minute webinar to learn more about this browser at

Where is it available?

The option to use Respondus Lock Down Browser for secure testing is available in the academic labs and the office of Specialized Services.

How Do I reserve a classroom with Respondus LockDown Browser?

If you need to reserve a classroom with RLDB email the scheduling office [email protected] 

How do I introduce RDLB to my students?

The student quick start guide for Respondus LockDown Browser can be downloaded at A tutorial to provide an overview of Respondus Lock Down Browser to your students can be viewed at


If you have additional questions, email [email protected].