How to customize windows log-on screen

 12/18/2017 - 05:35
windows log-on screen

Windows 7 makes it easy changing the Windows log-on screen.
1. Go to start, and click on Run, type Regedit & press enter there.

2. Navigate to : HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\
               CurrentVersion\Authentication\ LogonUI\Background
3. Double-click the OEMBackground DWORD key

4. Set value of the key to 1.

windows registry editor

5. Select a background image for Logon Screen with size less than 256KB
in size (Use of Image Resize software like VSO Resizer can help)

6. Copy that image into the C:\Windows\system32\oobe\info\backgrounds folder

7. Rename the image to backgroundDefault.jpg

8. Reboot, and now your logon Imagewould have changed.

Here is my logon screen:

Customized windows logon screen

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