Respondus Exam Author downloads and current license keys can be found in the Learning Management System Resources for Faculty organization. This can be found in Blackboard under the Community tab. License Key expired on July 31st of each year and must be reset by each user. For the new license key, see the Respondus Downloads area of the Learning Management System Resources for Faculty organization in Blackboard.
Respondus Exam Author is a useful tool for creating and managing exams that can be printed to paper or published directly to Blackboard. Using Respondus Exam Author you can import an exam created in MS Word (as well as Notepad or any .TXT, .RTF, or .DOC file), and then publish directly to your Blackboard course.