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By Greg Shultz | in Windows and Office, July 25, 2011, 5:18 AM PST RSS Comments Facebook Linkedin Twitter More Email Print Reddit Delicious Digg Pinterest Stumbleupon Google Plus Editor's note: It should work fine. Tech Zaada 11.154 görüntüleme 2:47 Windows 7 Themes: Unlock Hidden Windows 7 Themes - Süre: 2:39. Reply Harley July 26, 2011 at 2:37 am # Hey, I just tried out with a 1920×1080 image and it's fine. this content

Jay saysNovember 30, 2010 at 5:17 am Dude it really worked just follow the steps and its so easy u have to resize the wallpaper in ur current resolution and then just grab the app and go that direction. Windows Logon Background Changer and other utilities just change this registry value and put the image file in the correct location for you. Whats worse I tried rebooting the computer and now it woulnt even turn on. i thought about this

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Keith! Mark saysDecember 28, 2009 at 5:34 am Thanks! It may no longer work for you if you are using a newer version of Windows.

anybody knows how to do this? Reply Karl March 6, 2011 at 11:23 pm # I did what it listed step by step but it still didnt work… Reply Hashi March 7, 2011 at 9:06 am # I went into those folders for the login backgrounds and they're still in the right place but they don't show up. Windows 7 Logon Screen Download Always wanted to do this! 😀 thanks Reply Radhakrishna March 29, 2012 at 2:23 am # It helped.

sinjuju saysMay 15, 2011 at 6:40 pm @ samuel try this lil' neat program its way easier to use tweaks.com/software/tweakslogon I'm running windows 7 eternity 64 bit x86 and all the How To Change Logon Screen In Windows 7 Any help for this? Extract the file and double-click on the file to enable this feature (Alternative method: right-click, select Merge).Step 2: Now, head over to the following folder:C:\Windows\System32\oobe (“C” is your Windows Seven Installation http://www.techspot.com/guides/224-change-logon-screen-windows7/ Bad school systems are to blame.

Default location for the folder ….is on my system.. Windows 10 Login Screen Changer For Windows 10, you'll need to open it from the Start Menu. Reply senselocke May 9, 2011 at 8:41 am # This seems to have stopped working. Thanks for the tip!

How To Change Logon Screen In Windows 7

Step 5: Open Windows Explorer and go to the following path: %windir%system32oobe. http://www.julien-manici.com/windows_7_logon_background_changer/ Step 1: Open the Windows Start menu and enter regedit into the search bar. Windows 7 Logon Screen Changer When you see the Edit DWORD dialog box, change the value data from 0 to 1, as shown in Figure C. (If the OEMBackground value doesn't exist in the Background key, Change Windows 7 Logon Screen To Username And Password Everything else can be as perfect as pie, but that small oversight will keep it from working.

amit saysMay 29, 2011 at 8:43 am Thank you for 32 bit Nixie tube saysMay 16, 2011 at 8:55 am you do not have to reboot, just log-off! http://osuweb.net/windows-7/windows-logon-wallpaper.php Probably easier and less of a chance to screw up the registry as well. 😉 Reply Zhane September 9, 2012 at 7:56 pm # it work, cool without app. saysFebruary 9, 2010 at 9:18 am So easy, so quick, so nice! Btw, thanks for notifying about the issue. Change Windows 7 Boot Screen

No thanks. PCWizKids Tech Talk 678.200 görüntüleme 2:39 Changing The Windows 7 Log-on Screen [Manually] - Süre: 8:29. Great little feature of this multi-monitor application. have a peek at these guys April 24, 2012 Budi yes, Set a Custom Logon Screen Background on Windows 7 is work in 64 Bit.

No change. Change Windows 7 Logon Screen To Classic Thanks in advance. Any suggestions ?

You can also use the Group Policy Editor if you have a Professional version of Windows – scroll down a bit for the Group Policy Editor method.

Thanks…. April 24, 2012 Budi how to change Windows Startup sound without any third-party software? April 24, 2012 Susan Hey guys and gals…..does this also work for Win 7 Starter Edition…i am so sick of looking at the dull screen behind my pic… April 24, 2012 Change Windows 7 Lock Screen Reply Andrew April 25, 2011 at 2:05 pm # In step 3 I went to make a new: DWORD (32-bit) value and a "Cannot Create Value: Error Writing to the Registry"

emgee saysOctober 14, 2010 at 9:19 pm This worked great for win7pro, muchas gracias! I took that image out. Mark saysOctober 18, 2010 at 7:43 pm Worth reiterating that 1920×1080 is NOT supported. check my blog Yükleniyor...

Reply Hence Murphy's law January 11, 2011 at 10:00 pm # Found a program that work's much better then the step by step. (for me anyway.) http://download.cnet.com/Windows-7-Logon-Background-Changer/3000-2072_4-11112208.html Reply GeeTheKing April 7, Two other things to keep in mind: First, the actual file size of backgroundDefault.jpg cannot exceed 256 KB. With that being said, I would like to thank grooveDexter and everyone at Groovypost for this guide and the work put into it. So simple.

April 24, 2012 Nate @Mikmik: there is this really nice registry tweak called Take Ownership that I used to change it. If the file extensions are turned OFF, you blustery fool, you would understand, you would REALIZE that they are merely HIDDEN, not completely removed from the file name! Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now April 24, 2012 AlanWade I use LogonStudio from Stardock to change mine.

To change the logon screen manually follow these steps: Fire up registry editor (Win Key + R and then type regedit, hit enter) Browse to HKLMSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionAuthenticationLogonUIBackground , double click on key Shake the Future 4:35 How to access Admin accounts at School, Work, College etc (Full Tutorial) Method 1 - Süre: 22:26. Full Bio Contact See all of Greg's content × Full Bio Greg Shultz is a freelance Technical Writer. Imran saysMay 22, 2010 at 11:14 am It is not working on windows 7 ultimate.

Hope this helps someone! Retyler saysJuly 13, 2011 at 4:24 pm thnx,it worked joe saysJuly 13, 2011 at 12:09 am i want to unmerge the windows registry that i merge how do i do it Manually Its is always nice to know how things work behind the scenes, what better way to do so then try them out yourself. If you can't do this by using the registry changes then you shouldn't be doing this at all.

unknown saysJune 23, 2011 at 5:01 pm its awsome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! dangerlem saysNovember 28, 2009 at 2:13 pm yeah, uhh… bandwidth issues. and they did work :-). All Rights Reserved.

Manav saysDecember 28, 2010 at 5:51 pm thank you!!