Retrieve Quizzes from D2L in Respondus


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Respondus will retrieve” an exam from a D2L course, which then allows the file to be edited, printed, or to create a backup.

NOTE: In D2L, if a quiz has folders, including randomization folders, it will not import into Respondus.

1. Open Respondus 4.0 on your computer (see Installing Respondus 4.0 Instructions)
2. Select the Retrieval Tab.
3. Select Retrieve Questions.
4. From the Retrieve Questions Wizard, select your Desire2Learn Server (If you do not have a server, see Setting up a Desire2Learn Server for instructions). 
5. Select Next.
6. Select a course from the Choose Course to Retrieve from menu.
7. From the Retrieve Assessment Type options, select the radio button for the D2L item type you wish to import (quiz, survey, self-​assessment, question library section). Then, select the assignment title from the dropdown menu.
8. Enter a Name for the new file.
9. Select Next.

10. Select Finish from the Retrieve Questions Wizard.

NOTE: In D2L, if a quiz has folders, including randomization folders, it will not import into Respondus.



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