The Respondus Campus application can be used to download existing tests from Brightspace in order to print them or save them as a document, such as Microsoft Word documents. 


  1. Open the Respondus Campus application. 
  2. Click on the tab labeled "Retrieval" and click the "Retrieve Questions" button. 
  3. If you have used Respondus before, select the Brightspace Server from the drop-down menu, and proceed to step 9. If there is nothing listed in the drop-down menu, select "-add new server-". 
  4. Select "Yes, check for preconfigured server settings", and click "Next".
  5. Select "Desire2Learn - GFC MSU" from the drop-down menu and click "Next".
    1. Enter a name to describe this connection. (My Brightspace Courses, GFCMSU, etc. Only you will see this name.)
    2. Enter the Net ID and password that you use to login to Brightspace. You can check the box to save the username and password if you'd like. 
    3. Select "Run connection test" and click "Next".
  6. Wait for the next window to say "Connection Test: Completed Successfully." and click "Next".
  7. Click "Finish".
  8. Click "Next".
  9. This window may take a few moments to load your list of courses. Please wait for the 'busy' icon to stop spinning before moving to the next step. 
    1. Select the course that contains the quiz you would like to retrieve. 
    2. Select the quiz, survey, self-assessment, or question library section you would like to retrieve. 
    3. Enter a name for the Respondus file that will be created. 
    4. Click the "Next button.
  10. Wait for the next window to show "-Completed Successfully-" and click the "Finish" button. 
  11. Click on the "Preview & Publish" tab near the top of the window and click on "Print Options" on the left side of the window. 
  12. Click on "Save to File".
  13. In the window that opens, navigate to the location where you would like the file saved, enter the file name, and click the "Save" button.