Show screen saver after 20 minutes


Screensaver works in connection with password inactivity to automatically lock your computer. Learn more on the Apple Support page.

Why you should enable it

Auto lock your Mac when you're away from it.

Time to fix

<1 minute

How to fix

  1. Open System Preferences, click Desktop & Screen Saver.
  2. Check Show screensaver.
  3. Click the dropdown menu and choose the time. We recommend showing it after 5 minutes if you work in an office and 1 minute if you often work in public spaces.