May 26, 2019

How to change the default Login Screen in Windows?

It is really interesting to customize your computer and why not remove the default screen of the window 7 put the picture that you want. Than let us start. 

Step 1: Open the Windows Start menu and enter regedit into the search bar.
Step 2: Right click on HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE and select Find.
Step 3: Search for OEMBackground, which should be in ComputerHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE    SOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionAuthenticationLogonUIBackground. If the key does not exist, add a new DWORD value with the name OEMBackground.
Step 4: Double click on the entry OEMBackground, and change the value from 0 to 1.

Step 5: Open Windows Explorer and go to the following path: windirsystem32oobe.
Step 6: Create a new folder named info, and open it.
Step 7: Create a new folder within info named backgrounds.
Step 8: Rename your desired wallpaper as backgroundDefault.jpg and place it inside the folder backgrounds.

That should change the log on screen , just log off or reboot and enjoy.
See this tutorial from us to change the log on screen. You can follow any tutorial, the video below or this post

Note: Images must be less than 245KB in size

If you have any question, do not hesitate to write on the comment box below.

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I'm an Engineer and have Bachelor's Degree in Electrical and information technology. Right now I am working as a software developer in Germany. All in all I love programming and I am a tech geek.