To deploy a test using Lockdown Browser, you must first create and deploy the test in Blackboard like any other test. Follow the instructions below to deploy a test. If you have already created and deployed the test, you can skip to the Respondus Monitor portion of this answer.
Respondus Monitor is an add-on feature for LockDown Browser that enables students to use a webcam to record themselves during a non-proctored exam. Students will be prompted to purchase a license ($10 for the course) to use this feature.
For information about Respondus Monitor, visit www.respondus.com/monitor. Respondus also offers free instructor resources and training, available at www.respondus.com/monitor/resources.
Make sure Edit Mode in the top right corner si switched to On.
- Navigate to the Exams area
- Hover on the down arrows next to Assessment
- Click Test
Under Make the Link Available click Yes
Set the other settings for the test. For detailed descriptions of each function, please visit this Blackboard help link.
Click Submit when you have finished configuring the test.
Enable Respondus Monitor
- Under the Control Panel
- Click Course Tools
- Click Respondus Lockdown Browser
Select Test to Use with Monitor
- Click the Menu icon next to the test you want to deploy with lockdown.
- Click Modify Settings