How to install Grub Customizer on Ubuntu

Grub Customizer is a free GUI to configure the GRUB2/BURG settings.GRUB (GRand Unified Bootloader) is free boot loader and manager for linux system. Burg is also a boot loader based on GRUB.Using Grub Customizer, you can move up or down or remove or rename or edit or create new boot menu entries. It allows the reinstallation of the bootloader to MBR, set the default OS and you can change boot menu background image, resolution, fonts.

Grub Customizer

Install Grub Customizer on Ubuntu

You can install the latest version of Grub Customizer using its official PPA. To add its PPA, open your terminal app (ctrl+alt+t) and run the below command

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:danielrichter2007/grub-customizer

Then type your ubuntu password. And hit enter key confirm the installation. Then type the below command and hit enter.

sudo apt update

Then run the below command in terminal to install Grub Customizer on Ubuntu.

sudo apt install grub-customizer

Type Y and hit enter to confirm the Grub Customizer installation. After the successful installation of Grub Customizer restart your pc. Type the below command in terminal app to start Grub Customizer.


Grub Customizer settings

You can also open it from Ubuntu dock Show Apps menu button and type Grub Customizer in the search field. Then click Grub Customizerto open it.

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Install Grub Customizer via DEB:

If you want to install the latest version directly as a .deb file, download it from the below link. and install via below command.

Download Grub Customizer from PPA archive

sudo apt install ./Downloads/grub-customizer*.deb

Grub Customizer look

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