1.    01 Oct 2016 #1
    Join Date : May 2016
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10

    Welcome Screen


    I would like to know how to remove the "circle with the picture silhouette" from the Windows 10 Anniversary Edition "Welcome" screen. I have already removed lock screen and password items. My desktop computer is only on my home wifi and I use a secure router. I am running Windows 10, version 1607, build 14393.187. The silhouette circle is just an annoyance when the computer boots. Most of all I like to tinker with my computer, it's my way of staying sharp. I am always open for suggestions. It's kind of like I don't like the shortcut arrow(s) on my desktop icons, so I found a way to remove them, that's what I like to do. I like Windows 10, Anniversary Edition has changed some things but I can live with some of them. To those who respond, thanks for reading my post and enjoy your day.
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  2.    01 Oct 2016 #2
    Join Date : Feb 2014
    Posts : 9,144
    Windows 10 Professional

    Quote Originally Posted by Puttsboy66 View Post
    I would like to know how to remove the "circle with the picture silhouette" from the Windows 10 Anniversary Edition "Welcome" screen. I have already removed lock screen and password items. My desktop computer is only on my home wifi and I use a secure router. I am running Windows 10, version 1607, build 14393.187. The silhouette circle is just an annoyance when the computer boots. Most of all I like to tinker with my computer, it's my way of staying sharp. I am always open for suggestions. It's kind of like I don't like the shortcut arrow(s) on my desktop icons, so I found a way to remove them, that's what I like to do. I like Windows 10, Anniversary Edition has changed some things but I can live with some of them. To those who respond, thanks for reading my post and enjoy your day.
    The only way to accomplish what you wish, in a round about way, is:
    - turn off lock screen image on sign-in screen in Settings/Personalization/Lock Screen:

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    - then your accent color will show on the sign-in screen; what you need to do is create a 256X256 image of that exact color and set that as your user pic.

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