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Windows 7: Login and Locked screens not right

22 Dec 2010   #1

Windows 7 Professional 32 Bit
Login and Locked screens not right

I have two computers here. When you lock one of them, it looks like this:
Good computer locked screen
When you lock the other computer, the locked screen looks like this:
bad computer locked screen

The second one has the following problems:
1. Username is shown as ComputerName\Username (DELL5410 happens to be the windows name for that computer), instead of just the username. (note that neither of these computers are joined to a domain)
2. The picture is not right for that user - should be the sun image like in the first photo (the sun image does appear elsewhere for the user... on the start menu for example)
3. The text "How do I logon to this computer?" appears under the password box

What is going on with the second computer and how to do I make it look like the first computer? How do I get the image to be the user's image rather than that Dell logo?


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31 Dec 2010   #2

Windows 7 Professional 32 Bit

Anyone have any thoughts on this?
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31 Dec 2010   #3

Linux Lite 3.2 x64; Windows 7, 8.1

I don't know if this will help, but my account was an admin that somehow got its wires crossed. It acted like an admin at times, but at other times like a standard account. I ironed all that out by activating the super-admin account, and then from there jogging my account, by making it standard and then back to an admin. Since then the account has been on good behavior. Maybe such a jog will straighten this out for you.
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