Respondus for Faculty
The Utah Education and Telehealth Network has obtained a Consortium license for the Respondus software. Respondus is a Windows application that enhances the functionality and usability of the Canvas quiz tool. For a product description and complete list of features, visit www.respondus.com.
The file you download is named “Respondus4Campus-408-09.exe”. Locate the file on your hard drive and double-click it to start the Respondus installation program. During the installation process you will be asked to enter the name of the institution, the local support contact, and the installation password. The information must be entered EXACTLY as follows:
Institution Name: Utah Education and Telehealth Network
Local Support Contact(s): Campus administrator
Installation Password: Y2307I832816985R1ca0c1bfa0e15a7f
(Password valid through the end of: July 2023)We recommend that you accept the default settings for where the program is installed.
It's important to note that you are not able to download the software directly from the Respondus Web site, nor are you able to use the password listed above to activate a copy previously downloaded from their site.
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 http://www.respondus.com/products/userguide.shtml.
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 your campus administrator.
Our license with Respondus, Inc. does NOT permit instructors to obtain support directly from Respondus, Inc. If you campus staff is unable to solve a particular question or problem they will escalate the issue and UEN will contact Respondus, Inc. on your behalf.
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 consortium. Such an action is a violation of our licensing agreement with Respondus and is also illegal.