welcome screen says "2 minutes"  how to stop

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at the welcome screen of my windows OS, it says 2 minutes.  never seen this before.  how do I stop it?
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Lee IngallsDirector of IT/TS, Quality and Finance

Commented:
Did you just upgrade to or reinstall Windows 7? It's just background wallpaper.
C:\Windows\System32\oobe\info... Rename the Folder Backgrounds to Backgroundsolid or or anything you want Create a new folder called Backgrounds then copy the contents of Backgrounds-nowait into it.

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It disappears after logged in
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The c:windows\system32\oobe\info\backgrounds folder contains the logon screen background... if you look you will see it has "2 min" as part of the image. I you don't have ..\backgrounds-nowait folder just copy the the BACKGROUNDDEFAULT.JPG from any Windows 7 computer that hasn't been upgraded or re-installed.

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