How to disable the blurry background on the Windows 10 login screen

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It's just one of the many features that positions Windows above the rest of the operating systems. Do you want get the most out of Windows 10 customization? Then don't break away from this article, as all the information you need is here.

Why is Windows 10 so popular?

It has been years of great effort to stay on the computers of billions of people around the world. In short, all the sacrifice and dedication of those who work at Microsoft was worth it. It doesn't matter which versions of Windows we're talking about… you can rest assured that will be among the best.



Windows 10 is Microsoft's latest product. This version of the operating system stands out for what it offers, mainly in terms of security. However, by conducting a much more in-depth or detailed analysis, you can find more reasons to prefer it.

Adjust Windows 10 to your liking

Elegance at savings and extraordinary versatility… these would be the most remarkable qualities of Windows. And when it comes to versatility, of course, we have to refer to both its operation and its configuration.

It is precisely the second aspect that most attracts the attention of many people. Windows 10 has been noted for implementing tools to customize the desktop wallpaper and theme. However, the customization the takes it more and more seriously.

The point is, the customization features or tools aren't in plain sight. What makes it necessary to have articles like this, explaining the procedures. So that users can even find out how to calibrate screen colors in Windows 10 without a colorimeter.

The login screen

Disabling background blur on the login screen is another one of those hidden features. Now… did you know this isn't the only thing you can do? By perfectly managing the tools that Windows puts at your disposal, anything is possible.



Through the local group policy editor

With the right information, you can even run programs from the lock screen or log in. However there will be time to talk about it, let's go to what we came! It's time for you to know how to disable the blurry background on the login screen.

  1. Press the Windows + R keys.
  2. In the "Run" box, enter the command gpedit.msc.
  3. Once the Policy Editor has started, go to the "Computer Configuration" folder.
  4. Now go to the "Administrative Templates" folder.
  5. Enter the "System" section.
  6. Open the folder corresponding to "Login".
  7. Locate and select the option " Show crisp background settings on login screen ".
  8. When you double click on this option, a box will open in which you will check the “Disabled” box and then click on “OK”.

Through the registry editor

Another way to disable background blur on the login screen is via the registry editor. It is a slightly more tedious, but effective procedure.


  1. Press the Windows + R keys.
  2. Enter the regedit command.
  3. Use the menu on the left to access the path: KEY_LOCAL_MACHINE SOFTWARE Policies Microsoft Windows System.
  4. Right click on “System” to create a new key. It will be called DisableAcrylicBackgroundOnLogon. Under "Value Information", enter 1.
  5. Click "OK".


Your login screen has been customized!

Windows 10 has these little things that make it truly great. The ability to adapt to the tastes of each user it is something that many cannot boast of. With this, you will be able to disable the blurry background on the login screen.


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