Bring up Screensaver Immediately as soon as you Lock Windows

Many users out there must have set screensavers that gets activated when you are not around your computer. This generally comes into effect after a time being based upon the preferred settings. Here is the tutorial about how you can see the screensaver as soon as you get up from your computer i.e. as soon as you lock your Windows 8 PC the screensaver show up.Screensaver  Immediately Lock Windows

In Windows 8 you can lock the system using the Windows key + L shortcut. This will lock your system and to access the system back you need to enter the password. This comes in handy when you are doing an important work and you need to go out for some time, you can lock your PC and go. This will prevent from any other around to mess with your system.

You can also create a shortcut to lock your computer, it can be helpful the users who prefer using a mouse to tediously do things instead of a nearly-instant shortcut key. Right click on desktop and select shortcut and in the location box paste rundll32.exe user32.dll, LockWorkStation and your shortcut to lock your system is ready.

Now comes how you can enable screensaver as soon as your system is locked. Right-click on the desktop, choose Personalize, and then click on Screen Saver on the bottom right-hand side of the window.

select screensaver

You can use any of your favorite screensaver. To start the screensaver immediately as soon as you lock the PC, firstly, download the free and open source MonitorES utility. This is extremely a lightweight tool brings a bunch of interesting things, one of which is automatically enable the screensaver.

Upon Installation open the tool, go into the preferences from the system tray icon, and select Auto SSaver On option. Now use Windows key + L shortcut to lock your computer, you will notice that the screensaver is showed up instantly.
If you are going to be away from your PC for a long time, then turn off your system.

screensaver settings

If you are moving around for a while then you can follow the tutorial described here and lock the screen and show up the screensaver as soon as you lock the system.


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