Change the wallpaper of a locked workstation

Posted on 2006-03-23
Last Modified: 2008-02-01
When I lock my PC (which is on a domain so it locks - not fast user switching), how can i change the background image from just a black background to a nice wallpaper?  Using windows xp sp2.
Question by:raja_k
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    What does your wallpaper look like when it is not locked?  Black?  When the machine is locked it should use the wallpaper/background that is normally set when logged in.

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    Could it be because my wallpaper is in png format and not jpg or bitmap?

    Author Comment

    yes thats what it was.  problem solved
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    Expert Comment

    Why not right click on the image and select edit.. In paint go file> Set as background.

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