Respondus: Enable Respondus Monitor


How do I set-up Respondus Monitor online proctoring? How do I add Monitor to my D2L Brightspace quizzes?


To set-up Respondus Monitor:

  1. Navigate to Quizzes in your D2L Brightspace course.
  2. Click the LockDown Browser tab
  3. You will see a LockDown Browser start pageclick Continue to LockDown Browser.

Note: Sometimes it takes several minutes for this page to load. Wait 5 minutes and refresh the page if it still does not load.

  1. Click the arrow next to the Quiz you wish to set-up LockDown Browser in.

the action menu for a quiz in respondus includes settings and review early exit options

  1. Click Settings from the menu.
  2. Select Require Respondus LockDown Browser for this exam.
  3. Under Proctoring, Select Require Respondus Monitor (automated proctoring) for this exam
  4. Select the Startup Sequence steps you’d like to use.
  5. Uncheck the box next to Environment Check to remove the room scan from the Startup Sequence.

Note: Current University guidance from the Office of the Provost states, “Remote proctoring of exams is permitted, but please do not scan rooms. A federal judge has ruled that room scanning during remote proctoring of exams is unconstitutional and a violation of student privacy”

In the startup sequence uncheck the environment scan box

  1. Select the Face Detection Options you’d like to use.
  2. You can choose to select even more settings by clicking the plus sign next to Advanced Settings.
  3. Click the Save + Close button.


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