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  1. Joined : Jul 2016
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10
       22 Jul 2016 #51

    Pretty simple....


    Just open the image with any photo editor and save it with a new name with .jpg extension. Worked for me, hope it works for you too.
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  2. Joined : Jul 2016
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10
       22 Jul 2016 #52

    Just open the image with any photo editor and save it with a new name with .jpg extension. Worked for me, hope it works for you too.
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  3. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10
       10 Aug 2016 #53

    I had the exact same problem.
    I solved it as follows:
    1)Open run(Win+R)
    2)type "regedit" (without the quotes)
    3) Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\Personalization
    4)Right click 'NoLockScreen' from the right tab and click Modify..
    5) Set it to 0.
    6)Done!!
    I was able to set my own lock screen after this.
    Hope this helps
    Cheers!
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  4. Joined : Nov 2015
    Posts : 192
    Windows 10 Home
       22 Nov 2016 #54

    There was a key in my Reg that was locking me out of my lockscreen. After deleting these two keys I now have full control. I am assuming that the folder (Hawaii) was deleted at some point and Winders has been confused ever since.

    [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\Personalization]"NoLockScreen"=dword:00000000"LockScreenImage"="C:\\Users\\xxxxx\\Pictures\\Hawaii\\blacksand.pn g"
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  5. Joined : Dec 2016
    Portugal
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10 Home
       2 Weeks Ago #55

    SonicBlue said: View Post
    There was a key in my Reg that was locking me out of my lockscreen. After deleting these two keys I now have full control. I am assuming that the folder (Hawaii) was deleted at some point and Winders has been confused ever since.

    [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\Personalization]"NoLockScreen"=dword:00000000"LockScreenImage"="C:\\Users\\xxxxx\\Pictures\\Hawaii\\blacksand.pn g"
    I have one question. Whenever i go to regedit and search for that destination it says that it does not exist. When i checked the location Windows, there was no key with the name Personalization, so i created one and set the NoLockScreen value to 0(i created this dword file aswell). Do i need to add anything else to the key? Because when i restarted my computer it did nothing
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