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Available To:

  • Currently Enrolled UT Arlington Students
  • Faculty (currently appointed) and Staff
  • Students Admitted to UT Arlington

Vendor: Respondus

Product: Lockdown Browser


Standard Software Supported By: Labs

OIT Support Levels: Full


Respondus LockDown Browser® is a custom browser that locks down the testing environment within Blackboard, ANGEL, Brightspace by D2L, Canvas, Moodle, and Sakai. When students use Respondus LockDown Browser they 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. Available for Windows, Mac and iOS.

System Requirements: Internet Explorer 7 or higher

  • Base OS: Windows
  • OS Version: 7
  • RAM: 128 MB
  • Hard Disk Total Size: 4 MB

System Requirements:

  • Base OS: Mac
  • OS Version: 10.5
  • RAM: 128 MB
  • Hard Disk Total Size: 1 MB

Related Software:

Respondus LockDown Browser integrates with the following learning management systems:

  • Blackboard Learn 8.0 or higher (Basic and Enterprise)
  • ANGEL Learning System 7.3 or higher
  • Desire2Learn Learning Environment 8.1.3 or higher
  • Instructure Canvas
  • Moodle 1.9 - 2.x
  • Sakai 2.7.1+