Aura – Gradient Clock Screensaver

The one-of-a-kind gradient clock screensaver is here! Bring color, energy, and serenity to your setup with the vibrant Aura Clock Screensaver. Aura Free includes 1 of 6 color themes: Twilight. Aura Plus includes all 6 color themes.

Setup Guide & FAQ below!

Get Aura Free [macOS]
Get Aura Plus (6 Color Themes) [macOS]
Go to Aura Clock for Web [Windows, iPad, Chromebook]

Seasonal Packs
Get Aura Fall Pack (4 Color Themes) [macOS]

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Features

  • macOS screensaver with live clock display
  • Custom-designed, 5K high-res gradients with vintage grain
  • 6 unique color themes for Aura Plus users to go with any setup or mood
  • 12-hour, 12-hour (with AM/PM), and 24-hour clock options available
  • Priority customer support
  • Supports macOS Version 10.14 (Mojave) and up

Free Aura Clock Screensaver

Setup Guide

Aura Free Setup

  1. Download the .zip via the link in the checkout page, or your confirmation email.
  2. On your Mac, open up the .zip file, then the .saver file inside.
  3. This will automatically launch System Preferences into the Screen Saver section, you can choose to install it for your own user account, or all user accounts on your machine.
  4. Select the Aura Clock Free, and you’re done!
  5. To change the clock options, select “Screen Saver Options” on the right hand side and pick between 12-hour, 12-hour with AM/PM, and 24-hour clock modes.

Aura Plus Setup

Important: If you have Aura Free already, make sure you delete it within System Preferences before following the steps below. Navigate to the Screen Savers section of System Preferences ➤ find Aura Free on the left side, at the bottom ➤ right-click on the thumbnail ➤ hit “Delete”. This will ensure the smoothest possible experience!

  1. Download the .zip via the link in the checkout page, or your confirmation email.
  2. On your Mac, open up the .zip file, then the .saver file inside. This will automatically launch System Preferences into the Screen Saver section, you can choose to install it for your own user account, or all user accounts on your machine.
  3. Select the Aura Clock Plus, and you’re done!
  4. To change the color theme, select “Screen Saver Options” on the right-hand side. Under the “Theme” dropdown, you can pick between all color themes!
  5. To change the clock options, under the same “Screen Saver Options” menu “Clock” dropdown, you can pick between 12-hour, 12-hour with AM/PM, and 24-hour clock modes.

Tips & Troubleshooting

  • Important: To avoid the gray box with the 2nd clock, make sure “Show with clock” at the bottom of the window is not checked
  • Hover over the preview window and hit “Preview” to check it out and pick your favorite theme!
  • If “Screen Saver Options” is grayed out, try restarting System Preferences
  • Make sure you’re on the latest macOS for the best compatibility (and no earlier than 10.14 Mojave)
  • Use the dropdown menu at the top of the window to customize how long after idle time Aura appears

💌 Still need help? Reach us at [email protected]!

FAQs

What’s the difference between Aura Free and Aura Plus?

Aura Free only includes Twilight, 1 of the 6 color themes. Aura Plus has 6 unique color themes: 🌸 Blush, 🌊 Atlantic, 🌅 Dawn, 🌃 Dusk, 🥭 Venus, and 🎆 Twilight.

Is there Aura for Windows?

As of now, there’s only a native screensaver for Mac, but Aura Clock for Web works on all devices. If you would like to stay in the loop for any future Windows-compatible versions, sign up below:

Is there an iPad or Chromebook-compatible version?

Yes! Head to our web app Aura Clock for Web, (and bookmark it) to use Aura Clock on your iPad or Chromebook! You’ll just need to enter your information once per device. Tip: you can add the page to your iPad Home Screen via the share button in Safari.

Why do I need to enter my billing address on Gridfiti Shop for Aura Free if it’s free?

This is a requirement on Shopify’s end and we’d love to remove it, but we can’t! Rest assured you will not be charged, and you don’t need to enter your credit card or any payment info. If you’re not comfortable including your address, you can checkout via our Gumroad store which only requires entering email address (just enter $0 for order value)

Where can I share my setup photo with Aura?

We’d love to see it! Tag us in your Aura setup with #auraclock and @gridfiti on IG, TikTok & Twitter!

I have feedback or a feature request, who should I contact?

We’d love to hear from you, contact us at [email protected]!

I’m a media publication and would love to feature Aura Clock

Contact us at [email protected] for any media inquiries!