1.    24 Dec 2016 #1
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    Unable to use same lock screen and sign in screen.


    I am running windows 10 (If it helps, my computer started out with Win 7) with no previews or builds. I can't find any way to allow me to change the sign-in screen to the same as the lock screen. I know some people have posted pictures of what to switch, but that option isn't available for me.Click image for larger version. 

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    As you could see, there is no "lock=sign in" for using Spotlight option.
    How could I fix this?
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  2.    24 Dec 2016 #2
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17063

    Hello abcde, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    You would need to turn on the Show lock screen background picture on the sign-in screen setting in your screenshot to do so.


    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/...dows-10-a.html
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  3.    24 Dec 2016 #3
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    @Brink
    I wish I could do that, but the thing that I turn on displays this image


    In fact, the slide option for "Show lock screen background picture on the sign-in screen" does not appear, the one I have is "Show Windows background on lock screen," which, unfortunately, is different.
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  4.    24 Dec 2016 #4
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    Sorry, I don't know if you get notified of new replies to a post. \_(ツ)_/

    I wish I could do that, but the thing that I turn on displays this image


    In fact, the slide option for "Show lock screen background picture on the sign-in screen" does not appear, the one I have is "Show Windows background on lock screen," which, unfortunately, is different.

    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Hello abcde, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    You would need to turn on the Show lock screen background picture on the sign-in screen setting in your screenshot to do so.


    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/...dows-10-a.html
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  5.    24 Dec 2016 #5
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    It looks like you need to update Windows 10 to the latest build via Windows Update.
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  6.    24 Dec 2016 #6
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    It looks like you need to update Windows 10 to the latest build via Windows Update.
    Wish I could.
    Click image for larger version. 

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    Any other possibilities?
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  7.    24 Dec 2016 #7
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    If you like, you could download an ISO file of the latest stable build of Windows 10 using OPTION ONE below.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/...-download.html

    Afterwards, you could upgrade your Windows 10 using the ISO file using step 6 below.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/...tallation.html
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  8.    25 Dec 2016 #8
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    If you like, you could download an ISO file of the latest stable build of Windows 10 using OPTION ONE below.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/...-download.html

    Afterwards, you could upgrade your Windows 10 using the ISO file using step 6 below.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/...tallation.html
    Will I need a new key for this process? Will Windows deactivate and force me to buy a new one?
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  9.    25 Dec 2016 #9
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    Your activation will remain intact.
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