Require a password on waking from sleep

Discussion in 'macOS' started by cool11, May 26, 2009.

  1. cool11 macrumors 65816

    cool11

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    #1
    How can I set osx to require a password when I want to use my mac after sleep mode?
     
  2. smurfjammer macrumors 6502a

    smurfjammer

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    #2
    Set your screen saver with a password and change the time to match the sleep time.
     
  3. Shake 'n' Bake macrumors 68020

    Shake 'n' Bake

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    #3
    System Preferences -> Security. Go to the "General" tab and check off the first box.
     
  4. wackymacky macrumors 68000

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    #4
    You should also make sure you have disabled "automatic login" as well if you want this to be effective.
     

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