Welcome Screen Logon versus Classic Logon

Posted On 2008-03-20 by FortyPoundHead
Tags: Software Hack/Tweak Windows XP
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This tweak specifies whether the Welcome screen or the Classic logon will be used to access Windows XP.

Registry Key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\ CurrentVersion\Winlogon
Data Type: REG_DWORD [Dword Value] / Value Name: LogonType
Value Data: [0 - Classic Mode / 1 - Welcome Screen]
Modify/Create the Value Name [LogonType] according to the Value Data listed above.

Exit Registry and Reboot

It should also be noted that this, like most registry tweaks and policy edits, can be accomplished utilizing a control panel applet.

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