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    EasyBCD Alternatives for Windows

    There are many alternatives to EasyBCD for Windows if you are looking for a replacement. The best Windows alternative is Bootice, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to EasyBCD and 15 are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to EasyBCD are rEFInd - Boot Manager (Free, Open Source), Grub2Win (Free, Open Source), Visual BCD Editor (Free) and EasyUEFI (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Aug 20, 2020
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    1. Bootice - utility to modify or backup/restore your MBR (Master Boot Record) or PBR (Partition Boot Record).

      Discontinued

      Author's website no longer exists, software can still be downloaded from third party sites.

      Most users think Bootice is a great alternative to EasyBCD.
      • FreeOpen Source
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      rEFInd is a fork of the rEFIt boot manager for computers based on the Extensible Firmware Interface (EFI) and Unified EFI (UEFI).


      • FreeOpen Source
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      Safely dual boot Windows and Linux without touching the Windows MBR.
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      the name grub makes it ok to me
      Positive comment almost 4 years ago

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    2. 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.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
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      Manage EFI/UEFI Boot Options & Manage EFI System Partitions & Fix EFI/UEFI Boot Issues.


    3. VBoot allows you to boot a physical computer from a single virtual disk file in VHD/VMDK/VDI/Raw format. Each file contains a single operating system. It supports Windows 2000, Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, 2003 Server, 2008 Server and Linux 2.6, 32- and 64-bit.
    4. 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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      • Windows
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      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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      A boot editor for the Windows 7/Vista bootloader. Takes the pain out of BCDEDIT.
    5. 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.

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      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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