macOS Mojave: No more controls for photo album screensavers

You can no longer go backwards and forwards through images in the photos you selected.

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Sometimes it’s great to have the answer to a negative: Can you flip through photos in a screensaver in macOS 10.14 Mojave when you have a photo album selected while it still plays? The answer is a simple “no.”

In previous version of macOS, you could flip through with arrows. That was removed in Mojave without any fanfare, which may explain why so many people ask about it.

Now, using arrow keys drops out of the screensaver.

This Mac 911 article is in response to a question submitted by Macworld reader Brian.

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