Startup Screen Archive

Phoenix Technologies launching new BIOS solution for Windows 8

BIOS player Phoenix Technologies has recently announced its latest Phoenix SCT 2.2 solution to assist its PC partners to develop systems based on Windows 8, according to the company. Currently, American Megatrends (AMI) is dominating in the

Microsoft talk about changes to the Start Menu

Microsoft today (in their Windows 8 development blog), described the thinking around changes being made to the Start Menu. It’s a good read and I advise everyone to check it out. I have to say that in

Windows 8 date and time display for Windows 7

This is pretty cool. A Windows 8 date and time logon display for Windows 7. This was created by AskVG’s DA group member “dejco” to provide the Windows 8 Metro logon look for Windows 7. Here are instructions

Windows 8 use desktop wallpaper as lockscreen

More unlocked features in Windows 8 build 7955. Apparently by making a little tweak to the user theme file, you can  configure Windows 8 to use your wallpaper as the startup home screen. The tweak is the