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Respondus Lockdown Browser®

Respondus LockDown Browser uses a standard Windows or Macintosh installer that can be downloaded by faculty or students.

Click here to read these instructions before you download the LockDown browser.

Click this link (unique to BC3) to download the LockDown Browser.


Please be sure to Install the LockDown browser and not just save it.

  • How to install Respondus Lockdown Browser using a Windows computer
  • How to install Respondus Lockdown Browser using a Mac computer
  • Chromebook users -  Students using a Chromebook will need to use the regular LockDown Browser installation link above (you will NOT be able to search for the app directly from the Chrome web store).  The LockDown Browser installation link will direct the student to the Chrome web store, at which point they should select “Add to Chrome” to install the LockDown Browser Extension. If the instructor allows an exam to use the Chromebook version of LockDown Browser, it will automatically launch LockDown Browser at the appropriate time.

 How to find the LockDown browser on your computer:


Windows Users will find the Respondus LockDown Browser icon   located on your desktop to log back into Blackboard.

Mac Users - to open the Respondus Lockdown Browser, click Finder --> Applications and double-click on the Respondus Lockdown browser (a world globe with a lock)

Chromebook users  Respondus Lockdown Browser - is part of the Chrome browser  you will see a lock icon in the upper right of the chrome browse to know it has been added.   (the Chrome Extension is only available to Chromebook users.)  Students will log into Blackboard navigate to the test, click the link to start and Respondus Lockdown Browser for Chromebook will launch with a message - Lockdown Browser for Chromebook is preparing your exam, please wait.


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Browser Plug-ins

Click the links below to download the needed software.