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Lock Screen - Background Image - Change in Windows 8


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I don't understand why either. I think it may have been an oversight since it could have easily been an option added to the same UI for changing the lock screen of an administrator.
 

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Is it possible to have NO background Image that Windows has to render, but instead just a Color background (maybe with color choice) (I know I can make a wallpaper like that but I am asking NO background image - the way we could choose in Windows main Wallpaper)?
 

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Hello xbliss,

It appears you'll have to use a solid color image as the background as a workaround for no background. :(
 

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Hello xbliss,

It appears you'll have to use a solid color image as the background as a workaround for no background. :(
Maybe you ought to update the tutorial - You can Enable "No Lockscreen"
How to disable the Windows 8 lock screen
 
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Hello xbliss,

It appears you'll have to use a solid color image as the background as a workaround for no background. :(
Maybe you ought to update the tutorial - You can Enable "No Lockscreen"
How to disable the Windows 8 lock screen
Thank you, but that's the same as below to disable/remove the lock screen instead of having a lock screen with no background image.

http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/5763-lock-screen-enable-disable-windows-8-a.html
 

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