Windows 7 logon background hack

This is common knowledge, yet strangely every time I rebuild my work PC (which is too often! Gah!) I try and Google the location of Registry keys and folders and always, always get a bum-steer. So here, have another (bum-steer?) version of this hack on the Net.

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Curious cursor complication with Emacs and Windows Magnifier

I recently noticed a bug when you start GNU Emacs win32 after starting Windows Magnifier: Emacs’ cursor becomes a single-pixel “caret” instead of the box cursor. This makes the cursor very hard to find.
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