LockDown Browser helps prevent cheating on online quizzes via a special browser window. 

How can I use LockDown Browser in teaching?

  • Setting up a quiz in LockDown Browser will prevent students from:
    • opening other applications
    • going to another URL
    • printing
    • using print screen, copy or paste
    • using any right-click functions

What is unique about LockDown Browser?

  • Preventing the above actions minimizes the risks that students will consult unauthorized resources while taking a quiz and/or capturing text information to share with others.

Technical requirements

LockDown Browser requires a program download to your computer. LockDown Browser will run in your web browser and on almost any internet connection.  


Modified on: Tue, Mar 10, 2020 at 8:54 AM

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