How do i set a password for every time i boot?

Discussion in 'Mac OS X Lion (10.7)' started by HRodMusic, Aug 28, 2011.

  1. HRodMusic macrumors member


    Aug 28, 2011
    Seattle WA
    just wondering because i have people that like to grab my stuff.. any help? i need to set a password so that it asks me for it every time i turn it on.
  2. Tiki35 macrumors 6502

    Oct 25, 2009
    Nanoose Bay, BC, Canada
    in Lion, System Preferences, Users & Groups, set a password for user account.
    Click Login Options on the left, and then disable automatic login on the right.
    Also in System Preferences, Security & Privacy, General tab, Require password Immediately after Sleep or screen saver begins.

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