Install the Apple Watch Screensaver on Mac

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    First of all, navigate to http://rasmusnielsen.dk/applewatch
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    On the web site, you can download the screensaver by clicking the orange "DOWNLOAD" button
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    Once the file has been downloaded, open it by clicking the file at the bottom of the screen
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    Then, double-click the file named "Apple Watch.Saver"
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    This file should appear in the list of downloaded items.
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    Click "OK" on the box that pops up
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    You'll need to change the security preferences in order to open this file.
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    Open "System Preferences"
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    Click the word "Search" in the search field
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    Type "Security"
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    Double-click "Security & Privacy"
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    A message near the bottom of this window will show that "Apple Watch.saver" was blocked from opening because it was not from an identified developer.
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    Click the "Open Anyway" button next to this message
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    Another window will appear with a message that reads "The 'Apple Watch' screensaver must be installed before you can use it. Do you want to install it now?"
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    For this tutorial, let's check "Install for this user only"
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    This is the default setting.
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    Clicking the blue "Install" button
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    You will be automatically taken to the screensaver menu.
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    Click the "Apple Watch" thumbnail on the left-hand side
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    Click the "Start after" drop-down menu
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    This way, you can change the start time for the screensaver.
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    Click an option to set the desired time or click any area away from the menu to leave the time as it is
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    Then, click "Preview" to see what it looks like
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    "Preview" is located on the right side of this window. This will show the new Apple Watch screensaver for your Mac.
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