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Old Jul 5, 2009, 02:05 PM   #1
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Change login screen background

Hi,

Anyone here know how to change the login screen background wallpaper (ie. purple aurora)?

Thanks!
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Old Jul 5, 2009, 02:10 PM   #2
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I googled "how to change login screen background 10.5" and found exactly what I was looking for. Third one down.
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I personally use this method. Very user friendly. http://www.branox.com/Loginox/
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Old Jul 5, 2009, 02:34 PM   #4
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I personally use this method. Very user friendly. http://www.branox.com/Loginox/
I've seen people bring up this app before but I am personally very skeptical.

This app is 100x bigger than it needs to be and it requires admin rights.
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Old Jul 5, 2009, 02:49 PM   #5
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I've seen people bring up this app before but I am personally very skeptical.

This app is 100x bigger than it needs to be and it requires admin rights.
You're right on the size thing, but it requires an admin password because it changes a setting that is at a lower level than most other UI stuff (I think).
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Old Jul 5, 2009, 02:54 PM   #6
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open /System/Library/CoreServices/ and change DefaultDesktop.jpg
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You're right on the size thing, but it requires an admin password because it changes a setting that is at a lower level than most other UI stuff (I think).
That's what I mean. The basic function of this app is changing something that requires admin rights. Between the two things - providing the app admin rights and the app being incredibly big for what is ostensibly a VERY simple operation - I have to wonder what else this app does.
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That's what I mean. The basic function of this app is changing something that requires admin rights. Between the two things - providing the app admin rights and the app being incredibly big for what is ostensibly a VERY simple operation - I have to wonder what else is going on, I have to wonder what else this app does.
Don't use it. Change the picture yourself manually.
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Don't use it. Change the picture yourself manually.
This is what I'm saying.
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King Yaba, what is that pic ur using? It looks kinda cool from the 64px preview i can see.
would u mind posing it?
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King Yaba, what is that pic ur using? It looks kinda cool from the 64px preview i can see.
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It's from Interfacelift. http://interfacelift.com/wallpaper_b...st_of_may.html
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