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Mac auto unlock with Watch details
I have young kids who sometimes can't resist typing on my macbook keyboard.
If I got a iWatch and enabled auto unlock, would I be able to control (from the watch) when and if the laptop was unlocked?
What if I walk away after it's auto-unlocked -- does it immediately re-lock or wait for the usual screensaver timeout?
- 10-17-2016, 10:36 AM #2iMore Pro
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Re: Mac auto unlock with Watch details
I think the only functionality of the Watch is to unlock your Mac. That's it.
There's been no mention of geo-fencing, so I imagine the Mac doesn't lock when your watch is out of range. You walk away and it's up to the Mac to lock at a timed interval you select.
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