changing Windows login screen to common domain name

Posted on 2014-01-15
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Last Modified: 2014-01-16
IS there a way to change the default login settings on the main login screen in windows 7. currently the default is the FQDN childdomain.root.com\UID but, I want to change the screen to the domain common name of root\UID
Question by:jfholloway

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alicain earned 2000 total points
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Have a look at the following, which will help with this :
  Assign a default domain for logon : http://gpsearch.azurewebsites.net/#112


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Perfect thank you!

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