Retrieve Quizzes from D2L in Respondus

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 Brightspace Server (If you do not have a server, see Configuring a Respondus Server Profile for instructions). Enter the retrieval wizard.
  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 assessment type you wish to import (quiz, survey, self-assessment, question library section). Then, select the assignment title from the drop-down menu.
  8. Enter a Name for the new file.
  9. Select Next. Select the course and quiz to retrieve, then enter a name to save the retrieved quiz as.
  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. he quiz will be retrieved into Respondus.