Lockdown Browser: Student

Installing Respondus LockDown Browser: 

Install Respondus LockDown Browser through your Canvas course, not through AU Install.

Within your course, navigate to the quiz you want to take. Although the button is labeled “Take the Quiz,” it will not actually begin the quiz.

To download the browser, click “Take the Quiz.”

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Click the link to the download page. Follow the instructions on the following page for PC or Mac.

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Once installed, launch the Lockdown Browser, log into Canvas using the Lockdown Browser, and then take the quiz.

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If you have trouble installing the Lockdown Browser, please get in touch with the OIT Service Desk at 844-4944 or servicedesk@auburn.edu. We also recommend informing your instructor of any issues, if they occur.


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