Mac Lock Screen

Screenslayr

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Aug 29, 2009
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I have a buddy with an iMac and his lock screen just shows a little login box with password input with the Lion galaxy wallpaper behind it.

Mine shows the big grey background with circles for users on the computer.

How do I get mine to do what his looks like?
 

Macman45

macrumors G5
Jul 29, 2011
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Somewhere Back In The Long Ago
System preferences>users and groups>turn off guest account. Then set your account to login with password.

Options include "Require password on wake up" which is what I think you mean. When the Mac goes to sleep you will be prompted for your password with the box you describe.
 

Screenslayr

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Guest account is disable but still shows up on the screen... and where is require password on sleep?

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Okay, now if I lock my computer it does what I asked, but now when I restart it still goes to that grey login screen with guest
 
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