Respondus Exam Converter

Respondus 4.0 Exam Converter - Information for Faculty


The Respondus 4.0 Exam Converter enables faculty to 1) download and convert eCollege exams into Canvas quizzes, 2) convert exams composed in Word to Canvas quizzes, or 3) import selected publishers' question banks into your Canvas course. 

How to download and install Respondus 4.0

Follow the AskIT instructions, How to Install Respondus 4.0 from the UW Network

Respondus 4.0 exam converter is only available for Windows PC computers. If you are a Mac user, you may be able to install a virtual drive, such as Parallels. Contact your IT user consultant for recommendations and assistance. Or, the Ellbogen Center for Teaching and Learning has a computer with Respondus 4.0 installed and available to faculty. 

Downloading Respondus from the UW network from off-campus requires users to access the network through WyoSecure.  Click the following link for more Information on WyoSecure.


Respondus 4.0 Exam Converter Resources:

  • QuickStart Guide
  • User Guide with more than you'll ever need to know about Respondus 4.0.
  • Exam Formatting Guide, an excerpt from the User Guide, focusing on how to format MS Word-prepared exams for conversion to a Canvas quiz.
  • Video Guides


  • Contact the WyoCourses instructional support team for assistance on using Respondus 4.0 Exam Converter.
  • Contact Respondus Technical Support for failures or errors with the Respondus 4.0 Exam Converter. If the Knowledge Base doesn't answer your question, submit your question or problem through the Ticket-based Support option. 




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