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How do I set Windows to boot as the default in the boot loader?

So I need to make my default OS Windows 7. I was told I would have to use grub but it's proving to be pretty difficult...how could I accomplish this task of changing my default OS?

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sudo su
cd /etc/grub.d/
mv 40_custom 08_custom
update-grub

this will pull Windows entry in the boot loader on top and will keep it that way even after updates

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From all4naija

At terminal copy and paste the following to install Grub Customizer :

Step I:

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

Step II:

sudo apt-get update

Step III:

sudo apt-get install grub-customizer

Step IV:

grub-customizer 

Unchecked items which you don't need save and restart your system.

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