Windows 7: Add a Custom Message to the Welcome Screen

   Posted July 22, 2010 by Lê Hoàng in Windows 7

Wonder how to add your own message to the Windows 7 welcome screen? This recipe will show you to customize your welcome screen with a personal message.

1. Hit Winkey+R to open up the Run window.

2. Type in Regedit and hit OK to open Regedit.

3. It’s important to back up your registry first before we do the trick. First, go to File then Export

4. The Export Windows Registry will pop up,you can choose where to save the backup file, choose All at Export Range,name the file and click Save to process.

5. Go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Current Version\Policies\System

6. Right click on legalnoticecaption and choose Modify to edit string.

7. A window will pop up,you can type in the title of your message in Value Data. (In this post is Hit OK to close the window

8. Now, continue to right-click on legalnoticetext and choose Modify. (In this post is Welcome to

10. Close the regedit window and log off or restart the computer to see the result.


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