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Windows 7: Windows 7 finger print icon

09 Apr 2010   #1

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 
Windows 7 finger print icon

Is there anyway to change the Icon for the finger print reader? I still want just my usual user picture to show even when I am using the fingerprint reader to log in. Anyone know the location of this icon? Or how to easily change it?


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09 Apr 2010   #2

Windows 2000 5.0 Build 2195
 
 

I don't have a fingerprint reader or any sort of biometric security, but I have a very good feeling that the icon is in shell32.dll, which would require a bit of semi-advanced tinkering. As for the setting to change the icon, I would guess it's buried somewhere in the registry.
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09 Apr 2010   #3

Windows 7 Enterprise x64 SP1, Ubuntu 11.04 x64
 
 

I'd like to know the answer to this too!
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10 Apr 2010   #4

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

It isn't a huge deal, just something I feel should be able to be changed. Please let me know if anyone has the answer!
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10 Apr 2010   #5

Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium
 
 

I could find it, not sure what its called as i dont have a reader on my pc, i try find the icon bin so you can check them.
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19 Apr 2010   #6

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

can anyone help?
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