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LockDown Browser - Installation

Installation of Browser for Windows

Follow these steps to install Respondus LockDown Browser for Windows:

  1. Download the Respondus LockDown Browser software for Windows. Save the file to your desktop or My Documents.
  2. Double-click the installation program called "LockDownSFX.exe" where you saved it, and follow the onscreen instructions to complete the installation.
  3. Start Respondus LockDown Browser by clicking the shortcut on the desktop. To take an exam or quiz, refer to the steps in Taking an Assessment.
  4. Once you are in the LockDown Browser window and have logged into SacCT or Canvas, PRIOR to launching the quiz or exam, use the "Help Center" button that appears at the top center of browser, to run a system check prior to taking the exam. Please see the Help Center for LockDown Browser information page for detailed steps.

Installation of Browser for Macintosh

Follow these steps to install the Macintosh version of Respondus LockDown Browser:

  1. Download the Respondus LockDown Browser software for Macintosh.
  2. Click the Install button to begin the installation, and follow the onscreen instructions to complete the installation.
  3. Start Respondus LockDown Browser by clicking "Applications" and selecting "LockDown Browser". To take an exam or quiz, refer to the steps in Taking an Assessment.
  4. Once you are in the LockDown Browser window and have logged into SacCT or Canvas, PRIOR to launching the quiz or exam, use the "Help Center" button that appears at the top center of browser, to run a system check prior to taking the exam. Please see the Help Center for LockDown Browser information page for detailed steps.

Last updated: January 8, 2019   

 

 

 

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