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Forum: System Security 07 Apr 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 2,322
Posted By erco61
To ask in a different way... I want to...

To ask in a different way...

I want to prime the OS to always trust SW from a particular publisher.

The message from Windows Security pop-up is too vague for me to know exactly which driver...
Forum: System Security 04 Apr 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 2,322
Posted By erco61
Would you like to install this device software?

Hello:

On my Windows 7, 64 bit OS, if I install a signed kernel level driver, I am asked by Windows Security if I would like to install the device software. I click the box to "Always trust"...
Forum: Tutorials 15 Sep 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 94,361
Posted By erco61
Yes and No. I did get the default theme...

Yes and No.

I did get the default theme policy working after a fresh OS install.

But, since the theme doesn't save all aspects of the user's environment as desired, I have worked around the...
Forum: Customization 15 Jun 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 7,856
Posted By erco61
Thank you Chev, and the rest of the Forum...

Thank you Chev, and the rest of the Forum community:

I apologize for taking so much of your time on this problem.

I decided to try a test using a 32 bit Windows 7 Pro OS on a similar, but...
Forum: Customization 14 Jun 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 7,856
Posted By erco61
Yes, exactly. Any newly created user account...

Yes, exactly. Any newly created user account needs to have menu size, font, and font size pre set to certain values on his/her first login in order for our applications to look right.

Your...
Forum: Customization 11 Jun 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 7,856
Posted By erco61
Thank you Chev65, I saved my current theme...

Thank you Chev65,

I saved my current theme to C:\Users\me\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Themes\my.theme
and then copied to to C:\Windows\Resources\Themes\my.theme

In the group policy...
Forum: Tutorials 10 Jun 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 94,361
Posted By erco61
I'm not sure how this is helpful to my team? ...

I'm not sure how this is helpful to my team?

Can somebody at MSFT please take a look at win 7 64 bit OS and confirm that the default theme policy can be enabled?

If I'm doing something wrong...
Forum: Customization 10 Jun 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 7,856
Posted By erco61
Yes. I did enable and disable as many of the...

Yes. I did enable and disable as many of the prevent settings as I thought applicable. The default theme specified in the group policy editor and in the registry keys is never the default theme for a...
Forum: Tutorials 09 Jun 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 94,361
Posted By erco61
Shawn: I was too hasty in saying that the...

Shawn:

I was too hasty in saying that the default theme is set for new users. In fact, it is not set for new users and this is a problem for my team. We build HW platforms and proprietary...
Forum: Customization 08 Jun 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 7,856
Posted By erco61
Load a specific theme not working in W7 Ultimate 64 bit

Under Group Policy Editor > User Configuration > Administrative Templates > Control Panel > Personalization, there is a policy called "Load a specific theme" and I have set this policy....
Forum: Customization 07 Jun 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 7,856
Posted By erco61
Set default menu size and font for new users?

Is there a way in windows 7 to set default values for newly created users so they have consistent menu size and font?

Thank you
Forum: Tutorials 24 May 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 94,361
Posted By erco61
Sorry, the shortcuts are missing from the desktop...

Sorry, the shortcuts are missing from the desktop for a new user. I also found that the IE favorites are missing as well.
Forum: Tutorials 24 May 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 94,361
Posted By erco61
Default Theme is working better in W7 Ultimate 64 bit

Hi all:

There must have been an update because now when I set a default theme for new users, the new user does get the correct wallpaper and start menu confugurations. The new user still doesn't...
Forum: Tutorials 11 May 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 94,361
Posted By erco61
Hi Shawn: I was able to use this procedure...

Hi Shawn:

I was able to use this procedure to set the default theme in Window 7 Pro 32 bit OS. But, in Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit OS the new user doesn't get the default theme. I checked the...
Forum: Tutorials 23 Apr 2010
Replies: 57
Views: 569,185
Posted By erco61
Success!

Thank you Shawn for your help!

The actual name I had given the new theme had a space in it so, I quoted the path in the policy window.

I renamed the theme to not have spaces and I moved it to...
Forum: Tutorials 23 Apr 2010
Replies: 57
Views: 569,185
Posted By erco61
Thanks Shawn: I enabled the "load a...

Thanks Shawn:

I enabled the "load a specific theme" policy and set the path as "c:\Users\Public\myTheme.theme"

I then restarted and created a new Admin user and a new standard user. If I log...
Forum: Tutorials 23 Apr 2010
Replies: 57
Views: 569,185
Posted By erco61
These are excellent instructions for creating a...

These are excellent instructions for creating a new theme.

How can I set my new theme as the default theme for a new user?

Thank you,

ERCO61
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