How to Customize the Lock screen of Windows 10 to Display Slideshow?

Microsoft 10 includes various features for customization. You can change/set the mouse pointer’s custom color and download different mouse pointer’s third-party tools.

Along with this, you can also customize the lock screen of windows 10. The lock screen slides up whenever signing in to PC/laptops.

This article will guide you on How to Customize the Lock screen of Windows 10 to Display Slideshow.

How to set a custom image on the Lock screen of Windows 10?

To use a custom image on the Windows 10 Lock screen, do the following steps:-

Step 1Open the Settings app.

To open the Setting app, click on the Start button and type Settings. Click on Settings to open it.

Step 2. Click on the Personalization category under Windows Settings.

Step 3. Click on the Lock screen.

Step 4. From the “Background” drop-down menu, select the Picture  option.

Here, you can turn off the slider “Get fun facts, tips, and more from Windows and Cortana on your lock screen.”

Step 5. Click the Browse button.

Step 6. Select an image from your PC and click the Choose picture button.

Now, log out from your account to see the new lock screen background image.

How to set a custom slideshow on the Lock screen of Windows 10?

To display a slideshow of images on the Windows 10 Lock screen, do the following:-

Step 1Open the Settings app.

For that, click on the  Start button and type Settings. Now, click on Settings to open it.

Step 2. Click on Personalizationunder Windows Settings.

Step 3. Click on the Lock screen.

Step 4. From the “Background” drop-down menu, select the Slideshow option.

Step 5. Click on the Add a folder button to locate the folder with the images you want to use as a slideshow on the Lock screen.

Now you can Log out from your account to see the slideshow of images as a Lock screen.

To tweak more, click on “Advanced slideshow settings.”

You can set here optional settings of the Lock screen:-
  • Include Camera Roll folders from this PC and OneDrive.
  • Only use pictures that fit my screen.
  • Play a slideshow when using battery power.
  • When my PC is inactive, it shows a lock screen instead of turning off the screen.

How to control app notifications on the Lock screen on Windows 10?

By default, Messaging and Calendar app display information on the Lock screen. If you want to control the apps on the Lock screen/add or remove app notifications on your lock screen, do the following steps:-

Step 1Open the Settings app.

Click on the Start button and type Settings to launch the Settings app. Click Settings to open the Settings app in the available results.

Step 2. Click on Personalization under Windows Settings.

Step 3. Click on the Lock screen.

Step 4. Under the “Choose which apps show quick status on the lock screen” section, click the plus (+) (or app icon) button and select from the available app.

You can add up to 7 apps. After that, the Lock screen will display notifications for apps in the screen’s bottom-left corner.

That’s It!

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