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Windows 7: How do I make my user icon show part of the background picture?

04 Aug 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
How do I make my user icon show part of the background picture?

I have set my logon screen to a custom picture and I would like to change my user account icon to show the part of the background it is covering.

Does anyone know how to do that easily without trial and error?

I can post a picture too, if it would help.

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05 Aug 2012   #2
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Welcome to Seven Forums Caseablee. A picture would certainly help our GFX experts to answer your question.

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05 Aug 2012   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

Here is my logon screen. As you can see, I have gotten close through trial and error, but I have not gotten it perfect...

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