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Free EasyBCD Alternatives

The best free alternative to EasyBCD is Grub Customizer, which is also Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to EasyBCD and 15 is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to EasyBCD are Bootice, rEFInd - Boot Manager, EasyUEFI and Grub2Win.

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  1. Grub Customizer icon

    Grub Customizer

    17 alternatives to Grub Customizer 

    Grub Customizer is a graphical interface to configure the GRUB2/BURG settings and menuentries.

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    Most users think Grub Customizer is a great alternative to EasyBCD.
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    is for linux, easy bcd is for windows

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    It can REALLY rescue you, when you have NO access to Windows & it's bootloader.

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    Grub Customizer customizes Grub and EasyBCD changes windows

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    Bootice

    7 alternatives to Bootice 

    Bootice - utility to modify or backup/restore your MBR (Master Boot Record) or PBR (Partition Boot Record).

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    1.  PortableBootice can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    2.  Command line interfaceBootice either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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    Author's website no longer exists, software can still be downloaded from third party sites.

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    Most users think Bootice is a great alternative to EasyBCD.


  3. rEFInd - Boot Manager icon

    rEFInd - Boot Manager

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    9 alternatives to rEFInd - Boot Manager 

    rEFInd is a fork of the rEFIt boot manager for computers based on the Extensible Firmware Interface (EFI) and Unified EFI (UEFI). Like rEFIt, rEFInd is a boot manager, meaning that it presents a menu of options to the user when the computer...

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  4. EasyUEFI

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    • Windows
    20 alternatives to EasyUEFI 

    Manage EFI/UEFI Boot Options & Manage EFI System Partitions & Fix EFI/UEFI Boot Issues.

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    Grub2Win

    • Windows
    • Linux
    18 alternatives to Grub2Win 

    Safely dual boot Windows and Linux without touching the Windows MBR.

    Grub2Win installs to Windows 8, Windows 7, XP, 2000 or Vista. It boots native, open source GNU grub version 2.00 code. Everything is contained in one 7 MB directory on your Windows C: drive.

    The simple Windows.

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    the name grub makes it ok to me

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  6. Visual BCD Editor icon

    Visual BCD Editor

    16 alternatives to Visual BCD Editor 

    Visual BCD Editor - advanced GUI version of bcdedit utility. Automatic boot loader creation - Windows 7|Vista|XP|VHD. Fix boot manager and dual boot problems.

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    Linux Loader

    20 alternatives to Linux Loader 

    The development of LILO as classic bootloader for GNU/Linux systems was restarted in June 2010. Because of the simpleness LILO has some advantages comparing with Grub and Grub2. But nowadays LILO is not the bootloader for all situations. But LILO is longtime proved and stable.

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    rEFIt

    22 alternatives to rEFIt 

    rEFIt is a boot menu and maintenance toolkit for EFI-based machines like the Intel Macs. You can use it to boot multiple operating systems easily, including triple-boot setups with Boot Camp. It also provides an easy way to enter and explore the EFI pre-boot environment.

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    rEFIt is no longer maintained since 2013. The author suggested to check out rEFInd - Boot Manager icon rEFInd - Boot Manager , a fork of the original program.

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  9. Yaboot

    13 alternatives to Yaboot 

    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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  10. burg

    • Mac
    • Windows
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    19 alternatives to burg 

    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.

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    The project is no longer maintained. Last version, released on 18 October 2010, can be still downloaded from Google Code.

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