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How to change the timeout and default in the boot menu on a Windows/ Linux dual boot

Wednesday, August 5th, 2009

The file you need to edit is /boot/grub/menu.lst and it contains lots of helpful comments. The two lines you’ll most likely need are: timeout 10 which gives the timeout in seconds, and default 0 which defines the default boot option, as the order of the item in the menu list, starting at 0. You can […]