There are no official ways to change the login screen background although there is an app that lets you do it it comes with risks though , and finally there is the lock screen background. Clicking on Advanced Slideshow Settings allows you to include Camera Roll Pictures and images from for the slideshow on the Login Screen on your computer See image below 8. Now when I leave the settings, and it starts playing the slideshow, I know it will only keep the screen of my laptop on for the 30 minutes and no longer. Can also make it admin if you like as that would reduce need to type password in to install anything. Each of the three ways is something refreshing and different. In other words, you have no choice by to use this lock screen to sign into your accounts when you want to turn on a computer that is running on any version of the Windows 10 operating system unless you make those tweaks in the Registry. Double-click the one you want to use and click through the prompts.
The Spotlight feature also suggests some of the best or top-rated apps from time to time. To create this article, volunteer authors worked to edit and improve it over time. Press Windows Key + R then type regedit and hit Enter to open Registry Editor. Type the following command and press Enter: powercfg. The first obvious thing to customize in the Lock Screen is the Wallpaper, and unlike in the previous version, Windows 10 has three different options for the wallpaper selection. Turning on the above option will cause your chosen wallpaper to appear on both the Login screens.
Running either of the enable sets that value to the appropriate number. Unlike the per-user lock screen image, the default one cannot be changed using the Settings app. During our tests, we found that the slideshow option was not working properly. It can be done with a simple Registry tweak. Most people love the idea of what Windows Spotlight brings to the Windows operating system, and due to that, you can probably expect it to continue with future versions of Windows at least for a few more years.
Note: I tried this on my Lenovo laptop running Windows 10 Pro Fall Creators Update and it worked perfectly fine. I know how to change my secure Microsoft account password, but my wife requested that I use a different lock screen password. If the new password doesn't work right away, restart your computer, and try to sign in one more time. Make sure to set the settings for both battery and plugged in option. What are your thoughts on this new feature of Windows 10 Fall Creators Update? Thank you Suvarna G Microsoft Community. How to Change Lock Screen Picture in Windows 10 Following the instruction illustrated in this text, you are able to computer at a high speed.
It works by selecting beautiful images from the Bing search engine automatically. In the case the password reset option isn't available on the Lock screen, it's likely because you're not running the. Way 3: Lock computer in Screen Saver Settings. . When enabled, Spotlight grabs some of the best and most stunning wallpapers from Bing and shows them as your Lock Screen wallpaper. Once you set this the option to change the lock screen just has a message at the top saying this is controlled by your company. On the next screen click on the Lock screen 1 option in the side menu and then expand the option for Background by clicking on the down arrow 2 and then click on Windows spotlight, Picture or Slideshow options from the drop-down menu See image below Here is a brief description of the types of Lock screen background options that you can choose from.
By default, the Pictures folder is selected, and any pictures in it will be shown as a slideshow on your Lock Screen. If you encounter the same error, simply restart your computer and the problem will be fixed. Method 3: Using Registry 1. You also might be interested in disabling the Lock screen completely. How to Change your Lock Screen Background in Windows 10 Click on the Windows logo Start button on the left side of the taskbar. Here is how the lock screen image for my user account looks like: And this is the default lock screen image set in my Windows 10: As you can see from the screenshots above, they are two different images.
From the left-hand menu choose Lock Screen. Click Change plan settings next to your currently active plan. This is a really old functionality but has been missing from Windows 10 until the release of the. If you want completely disable the setting then choose Never from the dropdown. Should you ever want to remove that setting from Power Options, just go back and change the Attributes value from 2 back to 1. Spotlight does not let people choose what images they want to show.
The final option is to set the Background to Slideshow. I understand you want to change lock screen password in Windows phone. If this is the case, then you can follow the steps as provided below to Change Login Screen Background in Windows 10. You continue trying different combinations, and even different passwords, but nothing works until you finally realize that you have indeed forgotten your password. Configure Windows 10 Lock Screen Configuring Windows 10 Lock Screen is easy. So, there are two completely separate lock screens in Windows 10. You will now have to select one of your recovery options, as above, and enter the received code.
Are you bored looking at the same Login Screen Wallpaper on your computer? In other words, you have no choice by to use this lock screen to sign into your accounts when you want to turn on a computer that is running on any version of the Windows 10 operating system unless you make those tweaks in the Registry. Perhaps this seemingly safe and easy action could be added under-the-hood of the WinAero action of changing the lock screen. Your next step will be changing the timeout setting using Power Options. The good thing about the new Lock Screen is that it is capable of showing widgets, quick notifications, and custom wallpapers. Alternatively, you can also open the Lock Screen settings panel by searching for it in the Start Menu. The lock screen is your portal to the Windows 10 operating system.
Again set the same settings as advice in the previous method. If you have to put in your password on logon, it does seem to still work. But if you sign out or the screen is locked at the user list screen, then Windows 10 shows another image. If you chose Spotlight from the drop-down menu, Windows will automatically select and show photos from Bing. If you're using a local account, the Lock screen option won't work. Method 4: Change Lock screen timeout Settings using Command Prompt 1.