How to change the wallpaper on the Windows 7 login screen

Fed up with the background on the login screen of Windows 7? Well you can change it and here’s how:

  • Click Start button and type regedit
  • Follow the path [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\Current Version\Authentication\Logon UI\Background]
  • Double Click the key oembackground key and set the value to 1
  • Navigate to the folder C:\Windows\System32\oobe\info\backgrounds
  • If the backgrounds folders are not there then create it
  • Copy your image in backgrounds folder and rename it as background Default – THE IMAGE MUST BE OF JPG FORMAT AND LESS than 256 KB.
  • Restart your computer and you are done!

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