Changing the order of Grub

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lord0fpie
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Changing the order of Grub

Postby lord0fpie » Tue Apr 08, 2008 8:46 pm

I want the computer to default boot into Windows XP, because it is my primary OS while I am testing out LM. How do I change the order, and make it default boot into XP?

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Re: Changing the order of Grub

Postby Fred » Tue Apr 08, 2008 9:10 pm

lord0fpie,

You need to edit your /boot/grub/menu.lst file. You will find a line in that file like this:

default 0

Change that line to:

default 4

If you only have Windows and Mint installed that should do it. Save and exit.

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