Friday, October 8, 2010

Did you guys know ...

That you can change you windows login screen just by changing a registry key, then putting then pic you want into a certain folder? Well here's how to do it in 8 simple steps...

Step 1.  open regedit.  press start and type regedit.

Step 2. find the registry key. HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Authentication\LogonUI\Background

Step 3.  on the right side change the value of OEMBackground to 1

Step 4.  now goto c:/windows/system32/oobe

Step 5. create a new folder called info

Step 6. create a new folder called backgrounds in the info folder

Step 7. place your image in the backgrounds folder

Step 8. rename your image to backgroundDefault.jpg   

restart your computer to see your new login screen.

1 comment:

  1. Great tip. Thanks, I'm so gonna do this right now!