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Windows 7: Log On Screen - Change

05 Jul 2010   #200
Grubish360

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Great tutorial.


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05 Jul 2010   #201
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Thank you Jason. I'm glad that you like it and found it helpful.
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08 Jul 2010   #202
duanvcd

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Great tuts! Thanks a lot
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08 Jul 2010   #203
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're most welcome Duan, and welcome to Seven Forums.
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06 Aug 2010   #204
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

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06 Aug 2010   #205
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello brianzion.





That's already Option One in the tutorial and has been for a long time.
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25 Aug 2010   #206
Mind Game

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

wow never knew you can do this, thanks for the tutorial.
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25 Aug 2010   #207
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're welcome Calista, and welcome to Seven Forums. Thank you.
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27 Sep 2010   #208
queensoft

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Thanks for the post, really useful.
But, I have a problem.
I messed up some permissions with Windows folder and that could be a problem.
I cannot update my video driver, I cannot install some game.
And all programs for changing WIndows 7 Logo problem do not work.
Either permissions denied or some other error.
So, I tried to change in manually.
Downloaded REG file, imported ok, created folder, put files.
backgroundDefault.jpg
background19201200.jpg
background12801024.jpg
background1024768.jpg
I put the files on both folders, just to be safe: C:\Windows\system32\oobe\ and C:\Windows\system32\oobe\info\backgrounds\
The picture is some landscape.
My default resolution is 1920x1080 LCD TV primary display, 1280x1024 monitor secondary display.
Now, here's the problem: restart computer, the logon picture is Gillian Anderson !!!
I remember I have used Gillian Anderson a while wgo, when I first found a program for changing logon image. It worked, yhen I change it back to default, them messed up the permissions and forgot about it.
Now, where' the picture with Gillian Anderson and why doesn't it work the one I used now (landscape)?
I have Windows 7 x64 build 7600.
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27 Sep 2010   #209
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Queensoft,

I'm not sure why you were changing the permissions, but you could do a system restore at boot using a restore point (if available) dated before you did this to undo everything.

Afterwards, I would recommend using the program in Option One to make it safe and simple to do.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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