When to Use Respondus LockDown Browser with Respondus Monitor

Respondus LockDown Browser blocks access to most computer functions during an exam. It does not provide proctoring during an exam. LockDown Browser MUST be paired with Respondus Monitor to meet the proctored activity requirement of an online exam.

Respondus LockDown Browser with Respondus Monitor are used to verify the student’s identity, and record the student and computer screen activity during the exam.

Respondus Monitor provides fully automated proctoring that can be reviewed by the instructor.

Exams using Respondus Monitor require that the student’s computer must have a webcam (internal or external) and a microphone.


Visit the Proctored Activity Information for Instructors page (DETI SharePoint, UNG Login required).

Visit the LockDown Browser and Monitor section (DETI SharePoint, UNG Login required).

Read DETI Basics: Online Proctoring Services (Sept. 2021 DETI Digest)

Visit the DETI Training calendar for Respondus LockDown Browser & Monitor webinars.