Change user account and Start Menu picture
Question: How do I change or choose a picture for my user account or Start Menu? (This picture will be shown on screens or menus that display your user name, such as the Welcome screen or Start menu)
Answer: You can change or choose a different picture for your user account by doing the following: (In Windows Vista)
1) Click on the Start Menu and then click on ‘Control Panel‘.
2) In the Control Panel window, click ‘User Accounts and family Safety‘
3) Click Change your picture.
4) Click the picture you want to use, and then click ‘Change Picture‘ –OR– If you want to use a picture of your own, click ‘Browse for more pictures’, navigate to the picture you want to use, click the picture, and then click ‘Open’.