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Windows 7: Size of the fonts and picture in login screen.

22 Jan 2011   #1

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 
Size of the fonts and picture in login screen.

Hi.

I am installing a new desktop for my mother with Windows 7. She is not seeing so well so I need to increase the font size and/or the picture size in the logon screen for her.

I know there is a way, changing some values in a .dll, but a need some step by step instructions.

Thanks.

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22 Jan 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

No need to modify any dll. That screen adopts the values set for the hidden admin account.
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22 Jan 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Allow me to re-address.

Login as an admin.

Set resolution to a lower value.

Create new account.

Log out as admin, log in new account.

If necessary, modify new account's resolution.

Log on screen will retain the lower res.
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22 Jan 2011   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Welcome to Severn Forums Robust. I think this might be what you're looking for to change the text.
Not sure how to change the size of the pic.

Fonts - Change[2]=Appearance Personalize
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22 Jan 2011   #5

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 
Thanks

Dit it... no results. Any idea?
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22 Jan 2011   #6

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by WartHog View Post
Welcome to Severn Forums Robust. I think this might be what you're looking for to change the text.
Not sure how to change the size of the pic.

Fonts - Change[2]=Appearance Personalize
Hmmm, no, nothing, can't change those fonts from that menu. Thanks.
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22 Jan 2011   #7

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Without taking a photo of my log in screen, I cannot demonstrate that I have a working example of what you are asking for.
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22 Jan 2011   #8

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Welcome to the Seven Forums
Here you go follow this guide How To Increase Logon Screen Text Size In Windows 7 | swadaya.web.id I just tried it & it works, when you
Quote:
create a new DWORD value (32-bit) named LogPixels and then set its decimal value (make sure that you have set the value to decimal) between 90 to 150
be sure to check the Decimal box first then set the Value If you need help just ask
Jerry


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22 Jan 2011   #9

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 

Oh man! Finally! Thanks a lot!!!
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22 Jan 2011   #10

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by robust View Post
Oh man! Finally! Thanks a lot!!!
Your Welcome
Jerry
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