Display a Login Message in Windows 8

Edited by Lukward Thomason, Amanda, Eng

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Steps

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    First, open the Run window
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    To do this, press and hold the Windows key and then press the "R" key.
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    Once it opens, type "secpol.msc"
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    Hit the enter or return key, or click "OK"
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    When the window opens, double-click "Local Policies"
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    Double-click "Security Options"
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    On the right side of the window, scroll down and locate "Interactive logon Message text for users attempting to log on" and "Interactive logon Message title for users attempting to log on"
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    To change this, simply double-click them.
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    First, double-click the "Message title" option
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    A window opens with a field where we can input text.
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    Type a title
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    For this demonstration, let's type "Welcome" and hit "OK".
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    Double-click the "Message text" option
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    Type a message
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    For this demonstration, let's type "This computer is for VisiHow Tutorials". Click "OK". The next time we log in, we will see this message displayed on the login screen.
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    Close the window by clicking on the "X" in the top right-hand corner of the window
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    This concludes our tutorial on how to display a login message on Windows 8 computers
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    Thank you for watching VisiHow. If you have any other comments or questions, please leave them in the comments section below.
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Recent edits by: Amanda, Lukward Thomason

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