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Respondus at SLU


Respondus has three products:

  • Respondus LockDown Browser - For secure online test proctoring
  • Respondus Monitor - Works with LockDown Browser and records students during test taking
  • Respondus 4.0 - Converting exams from text into Canvas format

LockDown Browser and Monitor Resources

How to Get the Respondus 4.0 Software

For a University-owned computer: Contact the IT Service Desk to request Respondus 4.0.
For a personal computer: Follow the instructions on the ITS Software Downloads page.

System Requirements

  • Operating System: Windows 7 or later, there is no MAC version of Respondus 4.0
  • Memory: 32 MB RAM minimum
  • Hard Disk Space: 10 MB of free hard disk space for program files
  • Monitor: 1024x768 or 1280x720 minimum resolution

Exporting from Respondus 4.0 and Importing into Canvas

We recommend faculty export a Respondus test file as a zip to your computer and then upload it from within Canvas. Here is a link to our knowledge base article on how to do that.

If you need assistance, please email

Training and Tutorials

Support for Respondus Products

For assistance, contact the ITS Help Desk at 314-977-4000, or