Did you know you can personalize your Mac Lock Screen to make your experience more unique and captivating? Whether inspiring yourself with an inspirational quote or reminding yourself of a forthcoming task, adding custom text to a Mac login screen is a great way.
Let me show you how to display a custom Lock Screen Message on your Mac. Without any further ado, let’s get started!
How to add custom message to Mac Lock Screen
- Click the Apple logo () → System Settings.
- Select Lock Screen from the sidebar.
- Toggle on Show message when locked → Click Set.
- Type a custom message as you like → Hit OK.
Note: To change the set custom Lock Screen message on Mac, follow the steps above and click Set. Then delete the old text and type your new message to display on your Mac’s Lock Screen.
How to remove custom Lock Screen Message on Mac
- Go to Apple logo () → System Settings.
- Access Lock Screen → Toggle off Show message when locked.
Note: The lock screen message is visible to anyone who interacts with your Mac when it is locked. It can be a helpful way to display essential information or leave a message for other users.
Absolutely! You can add emojis and special characters to your lock screen message to make it more expressive. Just ensure your Mac supports the specific characters you want to include.
Yes, there is a character limit for the lock screen message. Currently, it is limited to 204 characters.
You can set up different lock screen messages for individual user accounts on your Mac.
Unfortunately, as of now, the lock screen message feature is not available for external display, primarily available on the built-in display of your Mac.
As you know how to show a message when your Mac screen is locked, experiment with different messages to find the one that resonates most with you. Enjoy your personalized lock screen and continue enjoying the seamless experience that your Mac offers.
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