Tag Archive: Saver


FlipClock is a Beautifully Simple Clock Screen Saver for Mac OS X

FlipClock Screen Saver for Mac OS X

FlipClock is an appropriately named and wonderfully simple screen saver for Mac OS X that does nothing but show you the time in a very nice retro flip clock fashion. There are no frills and no features, nor do there really need to be, it’s just a simple lightweight clock that shows AM/PM and current time, with the traditional flip animations when the time changes.

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Use An OS X Screen Saver To Share Information About Your Mac [OS X Tips]

Apple has had a basic screensaver in OS X from way back, but it’s now possible to add a custom message to it, to leave valuable information for someone who might see it. It used to be called Computer Name, as it defaults to the name of your computer that’s set in your Sharing preferences. These days in Mountain Lion, it’s called Message.

Launch your System Preferences from the  [Read More…]

Customize the Screen Saver Text with a Message in Mac OS X

Custom screen saver text in Mac OS X

The most simple screen saver in OS X is just a floating grey Apple logo ļ£æ against a black background, but you can make that screen saver significantly better by attaching a customized message to it, which will be added along with the logo and move about the screen.

Older versions of Mac OS X referred to this customizable screen saver as “Computer  [Read More…]

Play Music from the iTunes Artwork Screen Saver in Mac OS X Lion

Play Music from the iTunes Cover Art Screensaver Did you know the iTunes Artwork screensaver in Mac OS X Lion is interactive? By hovering over an album when the screen saver is active, a pop-up play button will appear similar to what is found by hovering over music in the Finder, click it and that album or song will begin to play. Here’s how to get this working yourself: Enable the  [Read More…]