Change Win-7 logon Screen

Posted: March 4, 2012 in Windows
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In older version of windows change of  logon screen is possible with third party software only like Tune up and all. But with the launch of Windows 7 Microsoft made this feature official and anyone can change logon screen.

Follow the below steps to change your logon screen

Step 1: Browse to the following path.


Step 2: Look for a folder backgrounds there. If it exists then its OK else create it with the exact name.

Step 3: Arrange a file which you want to use as your logon screen.

Step 4: Make sure your file is of jpg format and size less than 256kb. Yes there are some limitations in this feature too.

Step 5: Rename the file with backgroundDefault and copy it to the above folder.

Step 6: Restart your system and enjoy.


If you are not able to add this then you have to enable this feature by tweaking your registry.

Click here to download the file. After download click on it to add it to your registry.


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