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Windows 7 System properties change

Posted on 2011-02-22
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Hi.,

I want to chagne the system properties of windows 7,
default it has OEM logo and OEM Support information.
IO have changed logo, replaced with my company name and support link etc...
Now i want to know how do i replace manufauturer word with Asset or Company or Asset Owner.

Regards, SK
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1. Create a Square logo that is almost the same size as the Windows Vista Logo. You can use Windows Photo Gallery in cropping the picture. The exact size is 120x120. But if it is a little bit bigger, no problem, as long as it is a square.
2. Save it as a bitmap (.bmp)
3. Open the registry by typing "regedit" in the Start menu search and Navigate to the following registry path:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\OEMInformation
4. Double Click the Value Name "Logo" and input the path where the logo is being saved.
5. You can change other information's such as SupportURL, Manufacturer and Model.

  Hope this Helps
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by:Skumar_CCSA
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Hi Meko,

I have already done the above said changes, I am trying to change the word "Manufacture" and replace it with Company/ Asset Owner/ Asset Registered.

Also could you please help me out to find the list of available value for adding more information on system properties.
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by:meko72
ID: 34953154
I truly do not think there is a way to change that.
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by:Skumar_CCSA
ID: 34953162
hi,,
I have attached screenshot....
I want to put Asset Owner or asset registered or Registered Owner instead Manufacturer.
I want to put email link instead url,

SK
 system info screenshot.
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by:Skumar_CCSA
ID: 34953192
HI Meko,

Thx for info,
Can you please help me out for adding email link under support coloum.
It would be much better if you could all possible value can share so that i can add one more line as owner and will remain the manufacturer value.

SK.
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by:meko72
ID: 34953552
In this registry hive  HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\OEMInformation

 There is a place  to change the Support URL. Highlight it and right click and modify.
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by:Skumar_CCSA
ID: 34953595
Hi Meko,

thx, it did it.
Also want to know hoe can i add email link as like support url.
Planning to give both option to the users.

Sk.
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by:meko72
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In the same registry hive you cannot add any keys like email. I have tryed and didnt work.
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by:Skumar_CCSA
ID: 34954096
Hi Meko,

I tried so many options, It did not work.

email
mail
otheremail
mailbox.

no use..
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by:Skumar_CCSA
ID: 34954542
The given options worked for me.
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