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How to remove windows 8.1 welcome screen

  1. #11

    Nice setup you have there Ed

    Was referring to the possibility of a change to a graphical background ...
    Last edited by Superfly; 10 Jun 2014 at 17:04.

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  2. #12

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    Windows 8.1 Pro

    Quote Originally Posted by Superfly View Post
    Nice setup you have there Ed

    Was referring to the possibility of a change to a graphical background ...

    I'm sooo close figuring it out!

    If anyone wants to interject and shed some insight to this 'dilemma', feel free to comment!

    I learned through various sources that I was supposed to open the iso installation files and go to the 'sources' folder and change the 'background_cli.bmp' file to the desired image providing the new file was identical in size, name, resolution and bit depth:

    Attachment 44803

    then do the same with the dll:

    Attachment 44804

    but, after 'throwing' it on a new partition, it didn't work!
    Out of ideas!
    (maybe the dll had to be 32 bit!?)
    Last edited by Edwin; 10 Jun 2014 at 21:24.
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  3. #13

    Posts : 13
    windows 8.1 x64

    Edwin thanks for the reply for now windows 8 somehow refresh it selfed and it dosen't show it anymore.
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