Windows 10 and 11 offer multiple options to customize the lock screen, desktop, Start menu, and taskbar. In addition to the built-in options and settings to customize the look and feel, there are several third-party tools to customize Windows 10 and 11.
Recent versions of the Windows operating system, including Windows 10 and 11, show a picture as the lock screen background. The lock screen background can be changed from the Settings app. However, the Settings app allows users to set only a picture as the lock screen background. That is, it does not offer an option to set video as the lock screen background.
Many users who like customizing their Windows 10/11 PCs might want to set a video as the lock screen background.
Can we set a video as the lock screen background?
As of writing this article in November 2023, Windows 10 and 11 do not offer an option to set a video as the lock screen background.
Is there an app to set video as the lock screen background in Windows 10/11?
Well, unfortunately, there is no software as such to make a video as lock screen wallpaper/background. That said, if you are interested, there are apps to set a video as the desktop background or desktop wallpaper in Windows 10/11. Please refer to our how-to set video as the desktop background guide. In fact, it’s also possible to set a screen saver as the desktop background.
Tip: You can quickly lock your Windows 10/11 PC and see the lock screen using the Windows logo + L hotkey.