burg Alternatives

    burg is described as 'Burg is a brand-new boot loader based on GRUB. It uses a new object format which allows it to be built in a wider range of OS, including Linux/Windows/OSX/FreeBSD, etc' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to burg for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and BSD. The best alternative is GRUB, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like burg are EasyBCD (Free Personal), rEFInd - Boot Manager (Free, Open Source), Grub2Win (Free, Open Source) and GRUB4DOS and WINGRUB (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Mar 8, 2018

    1. BootIt Bare Metal is a boot manager and partition manager software utility. Whither you want to do non-destructive repartitioning or boot multiple operating systems, this is the product for you.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Yaboot is a PowerPC bootloader for Open Firmware based machines including New World Apple Macintosh, IBM RS/6000, IBM pSeries and IBM OpenPower machines.
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    2. OSL2000 is an advanced multi boot manager. Using OSL2000 boot manager, you can directly install, boot and manage upto 100 independent OSs in your computer.
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      • Windows
      Used to edit boot configuration data on Windows systems. Predecessor of bcdedit. Found on Windows XP and prior versions.
      • Windows
      A boot editor for the Windows 7/Vista bootloader. Takes the pain out of BCDEDIT. The logical and easy to use DualBootPRO interface makes it easy for both the novice and advanced user. No complex command line application editing.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      Chimera is a Hackintosh bootloader that merges the best features from various branches of Chameleon bootloader, into a new branch based on the latest Chameleon 2.0 RC5 trunk version. It is designed for maximum compatibility across platforms.
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    3. Written in C++ and licensed under GNU GPL, XOSL (eXtended Operating System Loader) is a user-friendly, window-based graphical boot manager handling large disks and over 30 different operating systems. Some features...

      Discontinued

      Since XOSL is no longer maintained, but still usable, a modified version has stemmed form the original one: see https://sourceforge.net/projects/xosl2/

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Partita 2000 is a tiny boot manager with a Y2K patch for old BIOSes. It features a timed autoboot and can automatically change partition type to hidden for selected partitions when loading a given OS.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer updated. Last version can be still downloaded from the official website, in the Early Work section.

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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      Boot Manager is the first Android Multi-Booter Application! The application installs up to four ROMs to your sdcard and you can keep one on your phone as well to allow you to boot up to five ROMs and switch between them with just a reboot.
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