The Proctorio extension for Chrome is not active before or after an exam. If you are worried about your privacy, uninstall the extension after your exam. To uninstall the extension, click the Proctorio 'shield icon' in the top right corner of your Chrome browser, click 'remove from Chrome', and finally click 'remove'. Proctorio has its own lockdown browser (in fact, the Respondus lockdown browser option disappears once the Chrome Extension is installed). If you need to turn off proctoring for individual students, return to the quiz itself, click the edit menu arrow, and click on "Proctorio Availability Exceptions".
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Students will need a webcam with microphone (internal or USB), their student ID, the Google Chrome browser, the Proctorio extension, and a quiet private location with a reliable internet connection. It is the student's responsibility to ensure these requirements are met.