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  1.    03 Feb 2017 #11
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    Quote Originally Posted by Edwin View Post
    @Geosammy
    It looks like you and @Brink are at different locations in the Registry.

    You should not be in the "Explorer" subkey.
    Good catch Edwin.

    That would definitely be the issue for why it's not working for him.
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  2.    03 Feb 2017 #12
    Join Date : Apr 2016
    AZ
    Posts : 113
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Good catch Edwin.

    That would definitely be the issue for why it's not working for him.
    Yes,
    I'm surprised I didn't notice that as well.
    Thank you for spying that.

    Now that I have the registry key and values in the right place,
    it's working.
    Even so,
    the .bmp image that I worked so hard to make doesn't show.


    Would anyone be willing to try my image as their OEM logo,
    to let me know if it works on their machine?

    Dropbox - OEMLogo.bmp
    Last edited by Geosammy; 03 Feb 2017 at 23:28.
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  3.    04 Feb 2017 #13
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,251
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17040

    Sammy,

    It looks like the process used with transparency to create the .bmp was the issue. I opened it in Paint (mspaint.exe) and saved it as a .bmp without transparency to have it work afterwards for me.

    Here's a modified copy of your .bmp below in a .zip file to see how it works for you now.

    OEMLogo.zip
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  4.    04 Feb 2017 #14
    Join Date : Apr 2016
    AZ
    Posts : 113
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Sammy,

    It looks like the process used with transparency to create the .bmp was the issue. I opened it in Paint (mspaint.exe) and saved it as a .bmp without transparency to have it work afterwards for me.

    Here's a modified copy of your .bmp below in a .zip file to see how it works for you now.

    OEMLogo.zip
    I wasn't expecting that I would get such quick replies.
    Thanks you so much Brink!

    Here's the proof it indeed worked.

    Click image for larger version. 

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    When I was making the logo image.
    I was pretty sure that I merged all the layers,
    looks like I didn't.

    Thanks again Brink,
    you're the best!
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  5.    04 Feb 2017 #15
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17040

    You're most welcome Sammy. I'm glad we could help.
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  6.    04 Feb 2017 #16
    Join Date : Apr 2016
    AZ
    Posts : 113
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Good catch Edwin.

    That would definitely be the issue for why it's not working for him.
    Much
    appreciated.
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  7.    04 Feb 2017 #17

    That was fun. I did it, too. Thanks for sharing.
    Click image for larger version. 

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    --Ed--
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  8.    04 Feb 2017 #18
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Trnava
    Posts : 2,866
    Windows 10.4 Home 1709 x64

    I like to change About as well. For the record, this can be used to quickly change it:

    reg add "HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\OEMInformation" /v "Logo" /t REG_SZ /d "D:\Mikai.bmp" /f
    reg add "HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\OEMInformation" /v "Manufacturer" /t REG_SZ /d "You" /f
    reg add "HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\OEMInformation" /v "SupportHours" /t REG_SZ /d "None" /f
    reg add "HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\OEMInformation" /v "SupportPhone" /t REG_SZ /d "None" /f
    reg add "HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\OEMInformation" /v "SupportURL" /t REG_SZ /d "www.microsoft.com" /f
    reg add "HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion" /v "RegisteredOrganization" /t REG_SZ /d "This" /f
    reg add "HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion" /v "RegisteredOwner" /t REG_SZ /d "You" /f
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  9.    07 Feb 2017 #19
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    Windows 10 Professional

    This one is fun to change too, but you have to mess with system files!

    Click image for larger version. 

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  10.    07 Feb 2017 #20
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    Quote Originally Posted by Edwin View Post
    This one is fun to change too, but you have to mess with system files!
    Especially when the system files are often restored back to default after new builds are released.
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