Switch Back to Previous LockScreen in Ubuntu 14.04 Unity

Last updated on May 20th, 2014 Ubuntu 14.04 Unity now has its own screen locker which looks identical to the LightDM greeter – the default Unity login screen. For those who prefer the previous lockscreen used in Ubuntu 13.10 and earlier, here’s how to switch it back. The new lockscreen, light-locker, is forked from gnome-screensaver… Continue reading Switch Back to Previous LockScreen in Ubuntu 14.04 Unity

How to Install Light Locker via PPA in Ubuntu 13.10, 13.04

Light Locker is a simple session-locker for Lightdm forked from gnome-screensaver that aims to have simple, sane, secure defaults and be well integrated with the desktop while not carrying any desktop-specific dependencies. With it, the lock screen will look identical to the LightDM greeter – the Unity default login screen. Requirements: To use light-locker with… Continue reading How to Install Light Locker via PPA in Ubuntu 13.10, 13.04