Installing LockDown Browser to a Chromebook

Installing LockDown Browser to a Chromebook

Installing LockDown Browser to a Chromebook is easy.

  • Log into the Chromebook and start Google Chrome
  • Go to DACC's download link for LockDown Browser: https://download.respondus.com/lockdown/download.php?id=763266066 You will automatically be redirected to the Chrome Web Store.
  • From the Chrome Web Store, select “Add to Chrome” to install the LockDown Browser Extension
  • Log into Blackboard Learn and navigate to the exam that requires LockDown Browser
  • The LockDown Browser extension will be started automatically when an assessment requires it
  • Note: during the beta, this extension will only work with assessments an instructor has enabled for use with LockDown Browser for Chromebook

The following Knowledgebase article provides additional information about the beta release of LockDown Browser for Chromebook, including feature limitations and known issues: https://support.respondus.com/support/index.php?/Knowledgebase/Article/View/586. This article will be updated periodically during the beta.

If you have technical questions, or would like to report bugs/issues, please open a support ticket at https://support.respondus.com. Be sure to indicate you are using LockDown Browser for Chromebook.