Safe Mode protects test integrity by preventing students from downloading assessment content, disabling copy and paste, and hiding future assessments.
What does enabling Safe Mode actually do?
Prevent downloading audio/video files from an assignments
Prevent copy/pasting text (example, students cannot copy question text into Google translate or paste text for a written response)
Hide Future Assignments so students only see active, completed, and past due assignments.
No submission review. Students cannot review their submission until a grade and/or feedback has been provided and published. (If safe mode is disabled, students can review their response prior to grades/feedback)
Student Navigation Warnings for single attempt questions, if the student navigates away from the page
How to Enable Safe Mode on Extempore
Step 1: Click on your username and select "Preferences" from the drop-down menu.
Step 2: Check the "Enable Safe Mode" box to activate safe mode. Your assessment materials will now contain all of the features listed above.