Boot screen is one of the areas of Windows operating system that everyone would like to customize but what most users don’t know is that customizing or replacing the default Windows 7 boot screen is one of the hardest things to do. In Vista and Windows XP, replacing the default boot screen is fairly a simple job, thanks to free boot screen tweaking tools.
As we reported a moths back, a free tool named Windows 7 Boot Updater has been released to customize the default Windows 7 boot screen. Back then, the tool was still in pre-beta stage and had a couple of issues. The good news is that the developer of Windows 7 Boot Updater has recently updated the program to Beta stage and is now available for download.
This Beta version includes many bug fixes and improvements. Ability to work with already modified files and improved patching system are the keys improvements in this version of the software. The first Beta of Windows 7 Boot Updater is also available in Spanish, French, and Dutch languages.
For those unfamiliar with Windows 7 Boot Updater utility, it’s an advanced utility to replace the default Windows 7 boot logo animation with a custom one. Besides, you can change the Starting Windows text, font color, position, and font size of the text on the boot screen as well. Other than an animation, you can also use a static picture as boot screen logo with the help of this boot screen changer. It’s the first, best and only utility available to customize Windows 7 boot animation.
Other than above mentioned changes, Beta version also includes improved BCD device detection and smaller BS7 files. Please note that this is an advanced utility and one should use this tool with caution. We recommend creating a system image backup or at least a manual system restore point before running this advanced utility. This utility is for power users only. Try this at your own risk!
Also check out 25 best free utilities to customize Windows 7.