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Padlock allows you to lock your Mac by either starting the screensaver or putting the screen to sleep. Each of these locking methods has its own global shortcut, or you can access either from the Padlock menu bar icon.

In addition, Padlock includes a Security Dashboard that will check important locking related security settings and notify you of problems. If a problem is found, the Security Dashboard will help you remedy it.

  • Quickly lock your Mac with a keyboard shortcut
  • Security Dashboard that provides advice on how to better secure your Mac
  • Monitors your security more...

What's New

Version 1.2:
  • Fix for crash on OS X 10.11 El Capitan
  • Improved Security Dashboard and "Help Me Fix It" buttons
  • Improved with retina graphics
  • Improved to no longer trigger dedicated graphics processor


  • OS X 10.6.6 or later

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Current Version (1.x)


Downloads 10,550
Version Downloads 16
License Commercial
Date 30 Dec 2015
Platform OS X / Intel 32
Price $1.99
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