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Windows 7: welcome screen change

21 May 2010   #1

win seven 32, win seven 64
welcome screen change

although I got W7 primarily as a games machine, I am now wanting to customise it to suit my tastes and make it 'mine'.
I would like to change the 'Welcome' screen picture, but keep the account icon. Is this possible? If so, what file name and extension do I need to look for to replace?

Thank you - again :)

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21 May 2010   #2

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86

Hi again,

Check this out.

Log On Screen - Change
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21 May 2010   #3

win seven 32, win seven 64

wonderful Bill - thankyou :)
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21 May 2010   #4

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit

Hi pawz7,

Besides changing the welcome picture, here are many other ways to customize your computer running Windows 7 - Personalize - Discover Windows-Microsoft Windows

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21 May 2010   #5
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pawz7 View Post
wonderful Bill - thankyou :)

Hello pawz7.

You can post what you've done at the link below if you like.

Post your Start-up screen
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22 May 2010   #6

win seven 32, win seven 64

thanks Cassie, I have bookmarked it
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