- To set password protect screensaver -> Right click on desktop and select personalize -> select lock screen -> Click on screen saver settings and check the box side by on resume , display log-on screen.
In windows 10 computers when someone else is using your computer and you want privacy or someone else using your computer changing your screensaver or accessing your computer and you want to lock or password protect screensaver in windows 10 then it is possible to do that. So, let’s see in details below how to password protect.
How to Password Protect Screensaver in windows 10
Step 1: Right click on blank area on your desktop and click on personalize.
Step 2: On the left side pane -> Click on Lock screen.
Step 3: Once the lock screen is selected -> on the right side pane scroll down and click on screen saver settings.
Step 4: In screen saver settings -> click on the uncheck box which says -> On resume, display login screen.
Step 5: Once you uncheck -> click on save and close screensaver settings.
That’s it, this is how you password protect screensaver.
Once these settings are saved then you can password protect screensaver and maintain privacy.
Also Read: 1) How To Password Protect Files and Folders in Window 10
How to Remove Password Protect Screensaver in Windows 10
To remove password protect screensaver -> Select personalize by right click on desktop -> Lock screen -> open screensaver settings -> uncheck box side to onresume, display logon screen and apply changes.