How to create a unique welcome screen in OS X El Capitan

How to create a unique welcome screen in OS X El Capitan


In El Capitan OS X users now have the ability to customize the login screen in the operating system, setting their own unique image. Not so long ago we told you how to install screensavers on a Mac with a new Apple TV, and today we will show you how to make your computer even more.

This is done easy. To begin with, we need a photo or picture in high resolution. It must be in png format, so you must first export it to this format using a standard utility Preview.


How to create a unique welcome screen in OS X El Capitan

After that things are easy. Rename the file to “com.apple.desktop.admin.png” and place it on the desktop. Then open Finder and hold down the key combination Command + Shift + G. In the resulting window, enter /Library/Caches/:

How to create a unique welcome screen in OS X El Capitan


Drag the file into this folder replacing the previous one.

How to create a unique welcome screen in OS X El Capitan

Ready! It remains to place the computer in sleep mode/shut down/restart it to see the new welcome screen.

How to create a unique welcome screen in OS X El Capitan

And then it all depends on your imagination.

How to create a unique welcome screen in OS X El Capitan

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