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Windows 7: Windows 7 logon screen, customize user highlighting

05 Feb 2014   #1

windows 7 professional 32 bit
Windows 7 logon screen, customize user highlighting


I'm looking for a possibility to change the highlighting of the users icons at the logon screen of windows 7. It's not easy to see, which user is highlighted. At the Vista logon-screen this was much easyer to perceive. The only information I can find, is how to change the background of the logon screen.

Greets Paka

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05 Feb 2014   #2

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They are bitmap (.bmp) in the authui.dll in C:\Windows\System32

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test #12222 hoover #12218

1 user #12223

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