Download Respondus Campus-Wide Edition

Download the campus-wide edition here Respondus4Campus.  Unzip and install the program then follow the instructions below.  You will need to be on-campus to download the Campus-Wide edition.

    1. After the installation process has completed, a Respondus icon will
      appear on your Windows Desktop. Click on the icon to launch the Respondus
      program. The first time you run the program you will be asked to enter
      a) the name of the institution, b) the local support contacts, and
      c) the installation password. The information must be entered EXACTLY
      as follows:


a) Institution Name: James Madison University
b) Local Support Contact: Eric Hansen, email:

c) Installation Password: ZR928389216-338212896


  • It is recommended that you accept the default settings for where
    the program is installed.
  • Our license DOES permit you to install a copy of the Respondus
    software on a home computer. However, please note that you are not
    permitted to provide the Respondus software or the password information
    to anyone who is not affiliated with our institution. Such an action
    is a violation of our licensing agreement with Respondus and is
    also illegal.
  • Context-sensitive help is available throughout the Respondus program
    by pressing the F1 key. It is also available by selecting “Help”
    from the pull-down menu on the toolbar. A copy of the Respondus
    User Guide (in Word/Wordpad format) can be downloaded from
  • If you have questions or problems using the Respondus software,
    you should first consult the online help or Respondus User Guide.
    If you are still unable to resolve your problem, direct your questions
    to the Local Support Contacts listed above. Our license does NOT
    permit instructors to obtain support directly from Respondus, Inc.
    If our staff is unable to solve a particular question or problem,
    we will contact Respondus, Inc. on your behalf.
  • We hope that you will find the Respondus software useful.