Changing the Sophos SafeGuard Disk Encryption logon background picture

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Product
Sophos SafeGuard Disk Encryption 4.60

Client OS

Windows 2000 Professional SP4, Windows XP SP3

Server OS

None

Question

Is it possible to change the Sophos SafeGuard Disk Encryption logon background picture?

Answer

Yes it's possible. Please check the step-by-step description below:

- rename the current SgeLogo. bmp file to have a backup available (e.g. SgeLogo.old)
- copy your custom bitmap to c:\windows\system32\


Bitmap requirements:

The new file must be located in c:\windows\system32\ and must be named "SgeLogo.bmp".

The size of the title bitmap is 640x480 pixels and it has a maximum color depth of 8 bits.



Use the Registry editor or SafeGuard.adm, to check if the Sophos SafeGuard Disk Encryption background is enabled or disabled:

Registry Editor:








"SgeLogoBackGnd"=dword:00000000 // disable

"SgeLogoBackGnd"=dword:00000001 // enable



For Group Policy Object Configuration you can use the below Policy:

Computer configuration
\Administrative Templates
\SafeGuard
\SDE

On the "SDE" property page deselect the "Show background bitmap on WinLogon desktop" option and the Sophos SafeGuard Disk Encryption bitmap will no longer appear.



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