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How can I get rid of the VISTA WELCOME SCREEN and get a normal DOMAIN Log In like Windows XP?

Posted on 2007-11-16
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How can I get rid of the VISTA WELCOME SCREEN and get a normal DOMAIN Log In like Windows XP?
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Question by:andrewgarber
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Simple answer - you can't - its like that by design
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by:Pete Long
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Hello andrewgarber,

Agree - Server 2008 is the same - get used to it :)


Regards,

PeteLong
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by:LeeTutor
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See this page:

http://jsbi.blogspot.com/2006/12/how-to-change-default-vista-logon.html

and this:

http://pericson.com/2006/12/how-to-enable-classic-logon-in-windows-vista/

and from here:

http://forums.techarena.in/showthread.php?t=691138
How to get classic login screen?
Vista Help


Note that the "welcome screen" is still displayed, but its behavior with
this setting enabled is similar to the functionality of the old-style
login dialog box.

You cannot go back to the old-style login dialog box. The new welcome
screen completely replaces this functionality.
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