Display message on startup

Posted in Windows XP by Steve Sinchak

If you would like to display a legal message or any other message in a pop-up window when windows starts read below:

  1. Start regedit, if you are unfamiliar with regedit please see our FAQ.
  2. Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon
  3. Modify the key legalnoticecaption with what you want to name the window.
  4. Modify the key legalnoticetext with what you want the window to say.
  5. Restart.

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