Blackboard (Faculty) - Respondus: Download Respondus

This document provides an overview of where to download Respondus.

Respondus is a test and survey authoring tool that allows users to create or import tests. Respondus connects to Blackboard, allowing users to upload tests to one or multiple courses.
Respondus is only available for PCs. There is no Mac version at this time.

  1. Log into Blackboard at
  2. Click on the Services tab.

    Service Tag

  3. Click on the Turnitin- Responus Information tab.

    Respondus Information

  4. Scroll to the "Respondus Resource Page" box on the right side.
  5. Under the heading "Download and Installation Information" click on the Download Respondus link.

    Download Respondus Link

  6. The file you download is named "Respondus4Campus.exe". Locate the file on your hard drive and double-click it to start the Respondus installation program. Follow the on screen directions to install it.
  7. When you first open Respondus, it will ask for Institution Name, Local Support Contact, and Installation Password.
  8. Return to the "Respondus Resource Page" for the information located in the "License Information" section.

    License information

    Note: The password is only valid until July 31st of each year. As of August 1st each year, you will need to return to the "Respondus Resource Page" for the newest installation password.

  9. Enter the Institution name, Local support contact and current Installation Password in the appropriate boxes.
  10. Click License to continue.

    Add licence information

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Keywords:blackboard, black board, bb, test, Respondus, import, import questions   Doc ID:62184
Owner:Laura M.Group:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Created:2016-03-24 10:34 CDTUpdated:2016-08-18 08:09 CDT
Sites:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
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