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Should I remove Respondus LockDown Browser?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #5,558
United States Rank #2,725
Reach 0.0869%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 24.25 days
715.34 days >
Average installed length: 375.86 days


1.02.0001 99.88% 0.06% 0.06%

Respondus LockDown Browser


Respondus LockDown Browser is a program developed by Respondus. The most used version is 1.02.0001, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is LockDown.exe. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 540.89 KB (553,872 bytes). RPUPDATE.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 93% of users of Respondus LockDown Browser come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Singapore.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Respondus.com
Help link: support.stlcop.edu/login.asp
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Respondus LockDown Browser
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{C0E5147E-C9F3-4360-9ED0-2E875F11766C}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 540.89 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Respondus LockDown Browser

Program executable:LockDown.exe
Name:LockDown Browser
Path:C:\Program Files\Respondus LockDown Browser\LockDown.exe
Additional files:
  • LockDown.exe - LockDown Application (LockDown MFC Application)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • LockDown.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{906845AC-E2EB-4EFC-BE55-B7666D777DA9}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Respondus LockDown Browser?

You can uninstall Respondus LockDown Browser from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Respondus LockDown Browser, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Respondus LockDown Browser.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.43%
Windows 10 32.89%
Windows Vista 7.23%
Windows XP 1.46%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.73%
Windows 8.1 16.97%
Windows 7 Professional 7.48%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.01%
Windows 10 Home 6.01%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.95%

Distribution by countryGeography

92.65% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 92.65%
  Canada 2.21%
  Singapore 1.85%
  Mexico 1.38%
  United Arab Emirates 0.40%
  PR 0.22%
  IS 0.18%
  Belgium 0.11%
  France 0.11%
  Australia 0.11%
  Switzerland 0.07%
  Netherlands 0.07%
  DK 0.07%
  United Kingdom 0.07%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.52%
Dell 24.85%
Toshiba 12.42%
ASUS 9.89%
Acer 9.82%
Lenovo 6.67%
Samsung 2.22%
Intel 0.46%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 8.14%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.92%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.77%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.17%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.87%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.41%


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