How to Automatically Change iPhone Wallpaper [iOS 16]


With iOS 16, there are many new useful features to customize your lock screen and home screen, such as the new “Photo Shuffle” feature. With the long-awaited Photo Shuffle feature, you can set your iPhone to automatically change its background image. On an iPhone running iOS 16, you can save a different set of lock screen configurations. You can also enhance it by using the new Photo Shuffle tool. Here’s how to automatically change iPhone wallpaper on iOS 16.

With the Photo Shuffle feature, you can change your wallpaper every day, every hour, every time you wake the device, or every time you tap the lock screen. You can of course choose any photo from your photo library or use one of the featured photos from your iOS 16 iPhone. One of the best things about the new feature is that the lock screen lets you choose from different color filters and clock fonts.
Yes, the new Photos Shuffle feature in iOS 16 makes it unnecessary to use various shortcuts to automatically change wallpapers. Now let’s see how to set up the iPhone so that the wallpaper on the home screen and lock screen changes automatically.

Automatically Change iPhone Wallpaper on iOS 16

  1. Unlock your iPhone if it is running iOS 16 or later.
  2. Tap and hold on the lock screen for a second, then tap the + icon in the bottom right corner.
  3. Choose Photo Shuffle from the carousel at the top or from the different sections on the screen for customizing.
  4. It will show you featured pictures that were chosen automatically for a better lock screen. You can choose from pictures of people, pets, nature, cities, and other things. You can choose not to pick any of these options by deselecting them.
  5. Now you can change the frequency to fit your needs. You can choose between Hourly, Daily, On Tap, and On Lock. As the name suggests, if you tap on the lock screen, it will change the background. The same is true for “On lock,” which will change the background every time you lock your iPhone.
  6. You can tap Select photos manually and then choose your favorite photos from the photo library. Yes, you can choose photos from any album you want. Once you’ve chosen the photos, tap “Done” in the upper right corner. Note: If you choose photos by hand, you can choose up to 50 of them.
  7. On the preview page, you can swipe to switch between different filters or tap it to choose a different clock font.
  8. When you’re done, tap the “Done” button in the upper right corner.
  9. All done.

So, this is one of the easiest ways to set up your iPhone with iOS 16 to automatically change its wallpaper. If you have any question in your mind then give your opinion in the comment box.

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