Changing login screen in Mountain Lion

Discussion in 'OS X Mountain Lion (10.8)' started by saha-med, Feb 6, 2013.

  1. saha-med macrumors regular

    Dec 2, 2012
    HI guys,

    i own an mac-mini 2012. I have tried searching on how to change login screen but most methods dont work as they are outdated.

    Overwriting the file "NSTexturedFullScreenBackgroundColor" with my own png didnt work.

    I tried loginox, it does work however the custom image seems to be faded out (more greyish).

    Anyone managed to get it working perfectly?
  2. simsaladimbamba

    Nov 28, 2010
    I do not how to do this nor do I know a website explaining it, but please make a backup before doing so, as you might frell up your OS that way.
    You can use Time Machine, CarbonCopyCloner or SuperDuper! to make restorable backups.

    I just post this, as I have seen enough threads were fiddling with the visuals of the OS left the OS unusable or corrupted for a while.
  3. saha-med thread starter macrumors regular

    Dec 2, 2012
    thanks for the concern. Yeap ive made full backups as needed.
  4. fisherking macrumors 603


    Jul 16, 2010
    ny somewhere
    it's a feature in onyx (which is great for many things...)
  5. TofSanity macrumors 6502a


    Oct 29, 2010
    Did you figure this out? I'm wanting to do the same

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