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Group policy to set lock screen image


Mainer82

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I've found a policy that allows to to disable changing the lock screen wallpaper; however I need to be able to specify an image.

What happened to the method that was available in Windows 7? The OEM branding?
 

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Mainer82

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Hi, I think you are mis-reading my question. I know how to disable the changing of the locked screen. What I'm asking is how to configure a set image across the board for all accounts on the lock screen.

What I did try is set our company image, then modified the policy so that no one can change. The reason I did that is it states that it will use the last used image. That is not actually the case, as it reverted to the autumn leaf photo.
 

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Mainer,

Yes, it will user the last image set prior per user. I'm not sure where the setting is to set a default lock screen image for all users yet, but for now, a lock screen image could be set per user first, then disable the ability to change the lock screen. :(
 

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    16 GB (8GBx2) G.SKILL TridentZ DDR4 3200 MHz
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    Integrated Digital Audio (S/PDIF)
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    3 x 27" Asus VE278Q
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    1TB Samsung 970 EVO Plus M.2,
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    6TB WD Black WD6001FZWX
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    OCZ Series Gold OCZZ1000M 1000W
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    Thermaltake Core P3
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