How to Change a Login Screen Picture

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Choose a preloaded or custom picture as your login account image.

The login image that appears next to your name is a customizable picture that provides personalization of your computer account and can be changed by accessing your computer's account settings. Your computer comes with a wide array of preloaded images that can be used for your login account, or you can save a personal picture to use as your default login picture.


Step 1

Click "Start" on your PC's desktop menu, then click "Control Panel" and "User Accounts and Family Safety."

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Step 2

Click "User Accounts" and "Change Your Picture."


Step 3

Click the new image, or click "Browse for More Pictures" and click the personal image you wish to use.


Step 4

Click "Open" to save the custom picture as your new user account picture.



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