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Old 11-10-2003, 11:00 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question "Windows......Evaluation copy. build....." text

Does anyone know how to remove the text you get at the bottom right on a windows trial version?

something like;

Windows Server 2003, Enerprise Edition
Evaluation copy, Build xxxx


Windows XP Professional
Evaluation copy, Build xxxx

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Old 11-10-2003, 02:19 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Use Regedt32 to navigate to:

HKEY_CURRENT_USERS\Control Panel\Desktop

Edit or Add Value name PaintDesktopVersion, as a type REG_DWORD. A data value of 0 disables the display and a data value of 1 enables it.

Logoff/Logon to activate the change

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Old 11-11-2003, 05:27 PM   #3 (permalink)
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That didnt work when i had xp on there you had to go deep into the classes key... cant remember which tho sorry theres bound to be a website on it
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Old 11-14-2003, 05:33 AM   #4 (permalink)
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if it is a trial version it wouldn't matter after you use it
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