View Full Version : [ubuntu] Boot Screen clean up

May 24th, 2010, 03:58 PM
This is kind of a odd request but I figured I would ask before just poking around and messing something up! :)

I use Ubuntu 10.04 and Windows 7. I have 80 gigs of my HD dedicated to ubuntu the rest of my 500 gig HD to Windows .

Heres my issue when the initial boot screen comes up asking me what OS I want to use. Theres like 4 versions of Ubuntu and then the Windows selection.

I was wondering if theres a easy way to go in and clean it up so only the most recent Kernel update is showing, it's recovery mode option, and then Windows?

May 24th, 2010, 04:11 PM
You can remove previous kernel revisions using SW Centre (or synaptic or apt-get...) and this will also remove the corresponding entries from your boot menu. Be careful to keep your current kernel, though ;-)

May 24th, 2010, 04:12 PM
Donwload Tweak Ubuntu. There's an option called "Clean Kernel". Select the old kernel versions and click on "clean" Simple as that!!