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Setting folder background picture

Posted on 2014-01-14
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Good day experts,

My client has a windows server 2008 file server with a DFS share and many users.

My project is doing a data cleanup and as part of this I'm going to revoke all modify/write permissions for all users on the entire file server.

We have many communication channels but I was hoping to place a watermark image (message) on the folder background so that when a user opens any folder on the file server they can see the background image.

I'm not sure if this is possible and how to achieve this.  

Please help.
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by:Manjunath Sullad
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Please go through below link to set explorer image.

http://www.howtogeek.com/63359/how-to-customize-folder-backgrounds-and-icons-in-windows-explorer/

Note : This software can be installed on Server 2008 also
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by:Felix Leven
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http://www.ampercent.com/set-image-folder-background-windows-vista-windows7/6155/

There is also a "how to" change it by registry. This would give the chance to change it by script or a GPO maybe.
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Thanks - I'll check.
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Thanks
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