Tired of the same old Windows 7 logon screen? Want to change it up to something more lively? The free Windows 7 Logon Background Changer can do just that. It is free, open source, and can switch up your Windows 7 logon screen with just a couple of clicks. Here is how to use it.
How to Use the Windows 7 Logon Background Changer
First download the Windows 7 Logon Background Changer from http://www.softpedia.com/get/Tweak/System-Tweak/Windows-7-Logon-Background-Changer.shtml. Unzip the files, and run it. After you launch the Windows 7 Logon Background Changer, you can select and choose a different Windows 7 logon screen from the pictures. If you want to use a custom image, click “Choose a Folder” to add your own folder of images. After choosing your desired picture, click the Apply button to apply the picture to the logon screen. Click Yes on the authorization screen that pops up, and Click Yes to User Account Control if it comes up. Windows 7 Logon Background Changer will then proceed to change your logon screen background, and there you go!
Now you can log off and check out your new Windows 7 login screen background! Clicking “Settings” in Windows 7 Logon Background Changer will show you a couple of extra options. The most notable is “Prevent other users from changing the background”. If there are multiple users of your computer, enabling this option will make sure that the logon screen background isn’t accidentally changed.