We are all using a smartphone as well as a Laptop nowadays. This Laptop can be a Windows machine or it may be a Macbook. If you have the later which is a MacBook then and only then have you come to this article. Well, we are here to tell you how you can set an alarm on your MacBook.
First of all, we should make it clear that the MacBook does not come with an alarm app. This is unlike Windows 10 where you do get an alarm app. However, you would be wondering why you should set an alarm on your Laptop. This is because you can easily set the alarm easily and conveniently on your smartphone.
One of the reasons is to increase productivity. You should set alarms as reminders, sort of so that you can remember which tasks are lined up next. Also, you should set alarms as reminders for lunch or taking breaks from work which are equally important. Now that you have known about the possible reasons for setting an alarm, we will tell you how to do it on a MacBook
1. Set an alarm with the default Calendar app for MacOS
Well, there is still a way to set an alarm on your MacBook with the default application. You can set an alarm on your MacBook with your Calendar app. This is with the help of setting an event inside the Calendar app which is not exactly an alarm but it works. You can set the event with an alert and choose any custom sound.
2. Use Reminders app to set an alarm
Another possible way is to set an alarm as a Reminder. This is similar to the event inside Calendar where you will be ‘reminded’ about the task. You can set a Reminder and select the repeat period and your reminder will be set and you will be notified after that.
3. Install Wake Up Time app on your Mac
This is possibly the best option to set an Alarm on your MacBook. You need to download an app called “Wake Up Time” from the App Store. Once done, just set an alarm inside the application and it will buzz when the time comes. One thing to note with this app is that it will not stop until you hit the ‘Stop’ button.