How to change Windows 7 logon screen wallpaper
If you are bored of looking at the same user interface of your Windows 7 PC, there are many ways to customize it and enjoy a personalized experience. You can change the Windows 7 themes, wallpapers, or even set RSS-fed dynamic desktop background images. With just a few simple steps, you can change the Windows 7 logon screen wallpaper of your computer. Many tools are also available that allow you to replace the background with an image of your choice.
Manually change Windows 7 logon background
In an article published by online tech magazine Help Desk Geek, Eric Fleming, a freelance writer, has described the steps to change the Windows 7 logon screen wallpaper. With screenshots for each step, the procedure is quite simple to follow. However, it involves editing the Windows Registry, so be careful with the process. Implement the steps given by Eric here and get a new login screen.
Use Windows 7 Logon Background Changer software
There are quite a few utilities with which you can automatically change the Windows 7 logon screen wallpaper. Windows 7 Logon Background Changer is a nifty open source program that’s free to download. It has been developed by software publisher Julien-Manici. You will be required to just run a ‘cmd’ file as an admin and the software will create a folder and a Registry key. The utility makes a JPEG file of the picture that you want to set as the login screen wallpaper by cropping and resizing it. Windows 7 Logon Background Changer is compatible with 32-bit as well as 64-bit editions of Windows 7 and it can be downloaded from this link.