How to use screen saver on Windows 10 PC | Screen savers

Windows 10 also offers an animated screen saver. The function allows you to personalize your PC screen with bubbles, 3D moving text, banners and even photos from your library while the machine is not in use. In addition to giving a personal touch, the feature avoids prying eyes in your notifications and emails and delays the suspension of the computer. The tool has become popular in other versions of the Microsoft operating system. See how to access the old Windows tool on the latest version of the system.

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Windows 10 allows you to add screen saver while at rest Photo: Zngara Lofrano / dnetcWindows 10 allows you to add screen saver while at rest Photo: Zngara Lofrano / dnetc

Windows 10 allows you to add screen saver while at rest Photo: Zngara Lofrano / dnetc

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Step 1. Open the "Start" menu and click the gear button to access the Windows 10 settings;

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Access the Windows 10 settings Photo: Reproduction / Paulo Alves

Step 2. Access the "Personalization" option in Windows 10;

Enter the Windows 10 personalization menu Photo: Reproduo / Paulo AlvesEnter the Windows 10 personalization menu Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves

Enter the Windows 10 personalization menu Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves

Step 3. In the "Lock screen" section, click on "Screen saver settings" on the right side of the screen;

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Access the screen saver feature in Windows 10 Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves

Step 4. Then, the classic screen saver tool window will be displayed. Select the desired animation style from the list;

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Choose the type of screen saver Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves

Step 5. Determine how much downtime, in minutes, Windows should wait until you activate the screen saver. It is also important to check the box "When restarting, display login screen" to lock the computer automatically, as soon as the screen saver is turned on. Finally, click "OK" to finish the configuration.

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Set the delay and lock the screen at the entrance of the protector Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves

Ready. Use the tips, personalize your computer and protect yourself from the intrusion of others.

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