Please add way to set custom shell for specific users from ICE RRS feed

  • Question

  • If you read Sean Limings book, Professional's Guide to Windows Embedded Standard, chapture 7, you know how to assign a custom shell to a specifc user.
    This is done by setting the registry key:

    HKEY_Current_User\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon
    Value Name: Shell
    Value: <path to exe to run>

    But this value has to be set after the installation is done for each user. (= not very elegant)

    It would be great to be able to set this from ICE directly,
    perhaps as a node under UserAccounts -> LocalAccount
                        <LocalAccount wcm:action="add">
                        <LocalAccount wcm:action="add">

    /Johan D



    Wednesday, June 15, 2011 3:53 PM

All replies

  • I agree! This would be a great setting to have.

    -Sean / /, Book Author - ProGuide to WES 7, XP Embedded Advanced, WEPOS / POS for .NET Step-by-Step
    Wednesday, June 15, 2011 8:09 PM