- Start -> search box, type in regedit and hit enter or click on it when it loads.
- Navigate to HKLM->Software -> Microsoft -> Windows -> CurrentVersion -> Authentication -> Logon -> UIBackground
- Change OEMBackground from 1 to 0.
- Close regedit, and then log off. The registry key takes effect immediately.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
How to disable Windows 7 Logon Background on Acer Aspire One netbook
I purchased a new Acer Aspire One netbook recently, and wanted to disable the Acer branded background that is shown when you get to the Windows 7 Logon Screen. Here's the steps to disable it (turning it back to default Windows 7 background):