YOUR iPhone lock screen got a major paint job last week after Apple overhauled the feature for the first time in years.
You can now change what’s on the display, with personalized fonts, colors, widgets, and photos, all seamlessly blending together.
That’s a big change from the old lock screens, which were – fittingly – tied to the design Apple chose.
The redesigned lock screen is one of several changes introduced with the launch of iOS 16 on September 12th.
One of the biggest changes is the ability to change the digital clock font on the display.
To change your lock screen font, you must first download the update. Instructions on how to do this can be found below.
How to change your lock screen font
You can change your lock screen clock font with a few simple taps.
First, start your lock screen by waking up your iPhone without unlocking it with Face ID or a passcode.
- Tap and hold the bottom edge of the screen
- Tap the clock
- Choose a new font
- Tap the X button
- Tap Done
- Press Set as wallpaper pair
What is iOS 16?
This is the core operating system that powers the device and Apple’s delivers appFeatures and Themes on your iPhone.
This year’s new version is called iOS 16 and it’s packed with new features iPhone Features Users Have Been Waiting For.
This includes a new lock screen with widgets, stylized portrait wallpapers and notifications that roll up from the bottom.
Messages is also getting a major update, allowing you to edit or retrieve recently sent messages, as well as recover recently deleted messages or mark conversations as unread.
How to get iOS 16
To try iOS 16 for yourself, you need to update your iPhone software.
Go to Settings > General > Software update.
You can then type Update to iOS 16 at the bottom of the screen and then Download and install.
On some iPhones you will be redirected Download and install automatically.
You’ll be prompted to enter your iPhone passcode (if you have one) and then agree to Apple’s terms of service.
The download and installation process takes up to an hour. So make sure you send all important messages before you start.
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