Respondus LockDown Browser® is a custom browser that locks down the testing environment within Blackboard. When students use LockDown Browser they are unable to print, copy, go to another URL, or access other applications. When an assessment is started, students are locked into it until they submit it for grading. Available for Windows, Mac and iOS.

Your instructor may require the use of Respondus for your class. In order for Respondus to work, you need to do these three things:

How to Install Respondus

  1. Download it - http://www.respondus.com/lockdown/download.php?id=546334588 (*)
    * New link 2/23/2018
  2. Install it - Follow the prompts on the website link above
  3. Use it - Click on the Golden Padlock on your desktop

Helpful Tips:

Your username is the same as the MC4ME Portal (without @campus.mccd.edu); your password is the same as the MC Portal