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Respondus 4.0 is a tool for creating and managing online exams.
Exams can be created offline as Word or plain text files and published directly to Blackboard courses. Blackboard exams can also be printed to paper or saved as Word or PDF files from Respondus. Respondus 4.0 provides other time-saving tools such as equation editors, web links, and multimedia functions
Windows only - Free to all NDSU instructors and staff
NOTE: Respondus 4.0 is not the same as Respondus LockDown Browser.
Attention Current Respondus 4.0 Users
Respondus 4.0 requires a new installation/activation password by July 31 of each year!
If you have Respondus 4.0 installed on your computer, you MUST update the activation password to continue using the software:
- Open the NDSU - Software Downloads page (log in with your NDUS username and password, if prompted)
- Copy the Installation Password: (valid through the end of: July 2022)
August 1, Respondus 4.0 should automatically prompt you to enter the new
installation password the first time you open it – return to the Software Downloads page to copy the new installation password to continue