Microsoft has already confirmed that it will be offering several new customization options for the Windows Blue Start Screen, and a new report now confirms an interesting new setting. The Start Screen will be significantly improved in the upcoming version of Windows, and one of the improvements is what McAkins calls...

Another update from Paul Thurrott today. Seems like Windows 8.1 will let you update the background of your Start Screen with custom wallpaper. The wallpaper in the image above is not from Windows 8.1 but is an image that Thurrott had posted. It seems like this functionality will start as being off by default. Source

With Windows 8, Microsoft introduced a newway of changing the lock screen background. Earlier versions of Windows did not have this feature. Changing the Windows 8 lock screen background is a fairly easy and simple procedure. The best part is that you can use a custom background image. To change the lock screen...

The image I am about to show you is the image I hate the most in any Windows interface. I’m sure I have made this request on my blog before but I have to once again get on my knees and beg Steven Sinofsky, please make this a priority! It is absolutely insane that I have to update my PC every few days when updates are...

So this is a pretty cool tweak for Windows 7. If you would like to have the Windows 8 wallpaper (below) as your Windows 7 logon background, here’s what you need to do.. Download the Windows 8 logon screen background from here. Download and use the free Windows 7 Logon Screen Changer utility to apply the new logon...