1.    13 Aug 2016 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2016
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    windows 10

    is it possible to play a custom video on windows startup and shutdown?

    Pretty much what the title says.....
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  2.    18 Aug 2016 #2
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    Win 10 Pro 64bit Build 1607

    im sure theres a way (although I dont know it)....back in the day you just created a batch file to boot up on ... Im guessing that you could do the same in the startup folder but dont know if you could control when it played in the sequence of things....but i think itd be cool to play a little 10 sec logo splash video or something at startup....
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  3.    18 Aug 2016 #3
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    windows 10

    I thought it could be done through Task Scheduler, but I could only get the audio to play. As an aside, to use the Task Scheduler you have to have a password for your sign-in. I don't use one.
    Last edited by bdogg; 18 Aug 2016 at 19:02.
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