Students using a computer located in an FIU Computer Lab

If a student is using a computer located on an FIU campus, Respondus LockDown Browser should be installed. These are the labs that have Respondus LockDown Browser installed:

  • PC 411
  • GC 1201 / Computer Lab
  • GL (Green Library) / All Library Computers
  • AC1 293

If Respondus LockDown Browser is not installed, please contact the Lab Assistant.

Students using a Personal Computer

To install Respondus LockDown Browser on your computer, go to Respondus LockDown Browser Installation Page and follow the on-screen instructions. You can also watch the video tutorial on on how to install this browser on your computer.

Video Tutorials

Respondus LockDown Browser Overview

How this custom browser locks down the testing environment within a Blackboard course.

Install the LockDown Browser

How to install Respondus LockDown Brower on a computer.

Take an Assessment with the LockDown Browser

How to take an assessment using Respondus LockDown Browser.

View your Assessments Results

Depending on the assessment settings (selected by your professor), you may view your results immediately after completing an assessment or you may have to wait until the availability period is over. Contact your professor for further questions regarding your assessment results.

The results of the assessment can only be viewed using the Respondus LockDown Browser. If you try viewing your results using any other type of browser, you will not be able to access this information.

Technical Assistance

If you encounter any technical difficulties or have any questions on how to use Respondus LockDown Browser, please contact FIU Online Support Services.