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Error Messages Encountered Using LockDown Browser
Error 1: "There is a problem with the settings for this exam." If an exam requiring LockDown Browser is copied into a new course it may return this error: "There is a problem with the settings for this exam." ...
 How to do the 360 Room Check
Respondus Monitor and other proctoring solutions require that you video your room before you may proceed to taking your test. Here is an example of the correct way to do the video. Make sure that you pan the room slowly. You must do 2...
Install and Launch LockDown Browser
If your professor has required that you use LockDown browser in a quiz, you will need to install the program. The link to do so  appears once you open the quiz. Install LockDown Browser Click on the quiz that requires LockDown bro...
LockDown Browser Froze While Taking an Exam
Troubleshooting Try the following: Use a supported browser to navigate to the exam and LockDown Browser will launch automatically when it is required. Avoid using wireless connections when taking tests if possible. Wire...
Online Proctored Testing (Exams)
What Is A Proctored Exam? Some courses require students to take proctored exams. A proctored exam is supervised either at an in-person testing center or by an online proctor. Lone Star College Testing Centers provide a variety of testing serv...
Proctoring and Privacy
Students who are asked to use their webcams for exam proctoring, such as Respondus Monitor or SmarterProctoring, often have concerns about how their privacy is protected during those webcam sessions. Respondus and SmarterProctoring have both provide...
Proctoring Options for Online Quizzes
Proctoring Online Quizzes Proctoring a quiz validates its integrity by providing varying levels of supervision for students taking the quiz. Lone Star College offers multiple options for proctoring quizzes. Lone Star College Testing Centers  ...
Respondus Lockdown Browser and Respondus Monitor Helpful Hints
Respondus offers two solutions for monitoring exams. The first is Respondus LockDown Browser, which is not a proctoring solution but limits what a student can do when taking an exam. It only requires using the LockDown Browser software. Respondus Mo...
Respondus LockDown Browser & Monitor
Respondus LockDown Browser is a custom browser that locks down the testing environment within the learning management system. Respondus Monitor is a system that uses the student's webcam to record the student taking the exam. Both are designed t...