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Pro Tip: Personalize your iPhone Lock Screen

You can personalize your Lock Screen by choosing a wallpaper, customizing the colors and fonts, layering subjects of photos in front of the time, and much more. You can also add widgets with information from your favorite apps to your Lock Screen, such as today’s headlines, the weather, and calendar events.

Create a custom Lock Screen

  • Touch and hold the Lock Screen until the Customize button appears at the bottom of the screen

  • Tap the plus button (+) at the bottom of the screen - the Lock Screen wallpaper gallery will appear

  • Tap one of the wallpaper options to select it as your Lock Screen

  • Tap Add

Do one of the following

  • Choose whether to use the wallpaper on both the Lock Screen and Home Screen: Tap Set as Wallpaper Pair

  • Make further changes to the Home Screen: Tap Customize Home Screen. Tap a color to change the wallpaper color, and tap the photo icon to use a custom photo, or select Blur to blur the wallpaper so the apps stand out


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