View Full Version : [ubuntu] Grub Question

December 14th, 2009, 03:15 PM
Whats up everyone, i got a question about grub, im using ubuntu 9.04 and im dual booting with windows xp, question is how can i change the boot order as i want to set it to boot xp by default then ubuntu second ? right now it has ubuntu first, then two other ubuntu options and finally xp.

December 14th, 2009, 03:21 PM
Instructions are in the Documentation here:

which is linked from this page:

which is the first entry in the search results if you search "grub" in the Ubuntu documentation....;)

December 14th, 2009, 03:40 PM
another option is to go to synpatic and install startup manager. It (SUM) is GUI based which allows you to set OS defaults, timer, etc, etc. It also writes the changes to the menu.lst.