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11 simple steps to change text in "Start button" of Windows

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by Enter, Jan 12, 2005.

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    Enter Thread Starter

    Jan 12, 2005
    Step1 : Download Resource Hacker
    Step2 : Unzip and run ResHacker.exe
    Step3 : Backup explorer.exe - located: C:\WINDOWS\
    Step4 : Open the explorer.exe in Resource Hacker - located C:\WINDOWS\
    Step5 : (in Resource Hacker) select: String Table -> 37 -> 1033.
    Step6 : You notice: 578,"start" change start to whatever you want!
    Step7 : Hit button Compile Script, then File -> Safe AS -> explorer2.exe
    Step8 : Click start -> run -> type regedit -> enter
    Step9 : Go to

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon

    Step10: Double click: Shell, change Explorer.exe to explorer2.exe
    Step11: Exit regedit, reboot or log off and log on.
    Step1 : Download Resource Hacker - (Link)
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