Let’s take a look to macOS Catalina 10.15, and have an in-depth look to macOS Catalina functionality and features. And the great changes inside macOS Catalina 10.15 the latest macOS operating system in the current era. However, macOS Catalina is having more better functions then macOS Mojave. OK, let’s go ahead an look to what is new in macOS Catalina and should customize the latest features. After all, here I will show you How to customize macOS Catalina 10.15 Features on VirtualBox. One of the most brand and new thing inside macOS Catalina is Desktop & Screen saver, Auto themes selection, iTunes platform/ Music, Podcasts, Apple TV App, Finder, Get experience with App store, Screen Time, Changes inside Notes, Reminders, Safari App, Sidecar. And many more functions and features you can easily customize to give a better look to your PC.
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Customize macOS Catalina 10.15 Features on VirtualBox
1. Change the Desktop Background/Screen Saver
Sometimes we are getting puzzled about how to change our Desktop background/ Screen Saver. The very first changes you should do in your Mac or any other platform is to change the background/Screen Saver. Choose your background and screen saver according to your wish and give a better look to your Mac.
In order to change the Desktop background/Screen Saver. Go ahead click on Setting from Dock and click on Desktop Background/Screen Saver. Then customize the background and select your favorite picture from the list. Or also you can insert your own picture from folders.
2. Choose your Look in macOS Catalina 10.15
After the completion of macOS Catalina always you will be asked that which look do you want to select. While selecting the light theme so, after that, you want to change the light theme into a dark theme. Therefore, you need to customize the setting in order to change the theme.
Go to setting and click on General from the list of Apps and change the theme into Light/Dark/ or select the Auto theme for your Mac. From Appearance select and bring changes or change Accent color/ Highlight color/Sidebar icon Size/ and scroll down if you want to bring any other changes.
3. Shift to iTunes Platform/Music
So, now we are going to shift our focus on iTunes/ Music platform. And as you guys know that the iTunes platform a great tool for Mac, having great management for sharing sending files between Mac and iPhone. And now the iTunes has been splendid into different individual Apps. Now it allows you access to your own music library, by purchasing. Now you can see that changes from iTunes into the Music library.
4. Podcasts changes
Now Podcasts is integrated into the iTunes platform, and still, have the standalone App in iOS App. Therefore, now Podcasts come with macOS Catalina that you can minimize or favor your favorites. From here Listen Now/ Browse for your favorites music, there is no need to use iTunes. I recommend you to replace iTunes with Podcasts.
5. Apple TV
With Apple TV new macOS Catalina feature or App you can manage your favorite Movie and shows. But eventually, this App gives you to Apple TV subscription Apps. Which will be coming to this year letter with the new macOS Catalina 10.15 updates. The great feature of Apple TV is this that gives you to be accessed with Apple Movies lists/Library into the market. Therefore, open Apple TV and customize the function and enjoy using.
6. Finder Customization
Now the last important feature of iTunes App in Finder, this tool is the I Device management tool for Mac/iPhone. From Finder, you can manage your iPhone/iPad/iPod devices easily. Actually, this tool could not be found in the new Music tool. Connect your iPhone/iPad/iPod and manage the settings share files/Music/Photos. Or through the finder, you can update/ Restore your mobile devices, or you can get back up of your mobile devices, and find more information about your device.
6. App Store
Get more information with the layout of the App Store of macOS Catalin 10.15. Exactly there are no changes in the App Store of macOS Catalina and other macOS App Stores. Therefore, go to the App Store and have a review of macOS Catalina.
7. Screen Time
Exactly I love this edition of macOS Catalina 10.15 Screen time is newly added feature of macOS Catalina. With Screen time you can easily monitor the Apps which is running in the background of macOS operating system. Therefore, to check in the background of macOS Catalina which App or program is running. Go ahead open Screen time and monitor that App, from there also you can close the App easily. Or monitoring and shows the Apps, Categories, Time, Limit. Check your App usage, Notification, Pickups, Downtime, App Limits, Always Allowed, Content & Privacy or Options.
In this step, get know more about notes in macOS Catalina one of the most significant changes is in Notes. I like these changes while creating a checklist inside notes while checking the checklist it will automatically move down. The next ability it has created a note after that, you can share that folder through Mail, Messages, Copy link, Airdrop to others.
Next up is a reminder and there has been a complete overhaul that we saw in iOS 13. Therefore, to customize and see more about reminders go ahead open Reminders and check that. Inside macOS Catalina reminders there is a huge design changed, we can easily customize the list of the icons and colors. You have today scheduled and categories further organize your task accordingly. And we have awesome reminders then the past, it really gives you the ability to manage your task in macOS Catalina.
This safari page gives us a very awesome look, having slide change with some updated features. Below Safari changes you can see Siri suggestion now get online suggestion from Siri through Safari. Now you can also access you Safari to picture mode in macOS Catalina, and audio icon. While getting to Apple beta website without entering your Email and password sign in with your Touch ID.
10. Sidecar customization
With macOS Catalina 10.15 allows you to use iOS 13 devices with macOS Catalina as a second screen. And now use iPad as a secondary display in macOS Catalina operating system Mac. For this process only connect your iPad or any other devices should have iOS 13, then connect directly to macOS Catalina. While getting to Sidecar checkmark the show Sidecar/Show Touch bar/ Enable double-tap on the Apple pencil.
11. The Dock
You can configure your Dock functionality go to System preferences then open Dock. From here you can bring changes to the size of Dock, Magnification, Position of the Dock on Screen or you can Minimize Windows using options, Prefers tabs when opening documents. Or by clicking on Automatically hide and show the Dock. This option will help you to hide the Dock while it is not in use.
Sharing is the best way to share your files/documents/pictures from one Mac to another Mac. Or sharing it from Mac computers to a Windows computer. The services that sharing option has is DVD or CD Sharing, Screen Sharing, Media Sharing, File Sharing, Printer Sharing, Remote login, Remote management, Remote Apple Events, Internet sharing, Content Caching… There is no need for customization in order to share something from macOS Catalina to any other computer. Just by clicking and opening Sharing App start your work.
You got it about the customization of macOS Catalina Advanced features on VirtualBox. Whether you are using macOS Catalina on PC-Hackintosh or Virtual machines, then if you want to bring some good views of look to it then start the customization. However, that’s about how to customize macOS Catalina 10.15 Features and procedure is much better easy, then if you faced any sort of question/suggestion feel free to share it with us in below comment section. And if you want to get the notification of our latest post update, then subscribe to our Blog with your email address.