Installing Respondus LockDown Browser on Chromebooks

Note: LockDown Browser is an extension, not an application. LockDown Brower mode starts automatically when you click on a Blackboard test that requires LockDown Browser.

Installing the LockDown Browser Extension

  • Open chrome
    Select the chrome icon.
     
  • Browse to  http://www.respondus.com/lockdown/information.pl?ID=779834727
    • This will automatically determine that you are using ChromeOS, and redirect you to the Chrome Web Store.
    • NOTE: You will have to follow this link, as LockDown Browser is not publicly listed on the Chrome Web Store.
       
  • Select 'Add to Chrome'

     
  • Select 'Add extension'

     
  • The extension has now been added to Chrome. To start a LockDown Browser session, navigate to Blackboard and select a test that requires LockDown Browser.
    • The LockDown Browser extension will start automatically.

Details

Article ID: 147664
Created
Tue 11/8/22 10:57 AM
Modified
Thu 11/10/22 10:28 AM