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Partita 2000 is described as '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' and is a Boot Manager in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Partita 2000 for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Solaris. The best alternative is GRUB, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Partita 2000 are EasyBCD, Grub Customizer, Grub2Win and EasyUEFI.

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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...

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  1. GRUB icon

    GRUB

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Solaris
    • OpenSolaris

    GNU GRUB is a multiboot boot loader. It was derived from GRUB, the GRand Unified Bootloader, which was originally designed and implemented by Erich Stefan Boleyn.

    GRUB in non-graphical mode
  2. EasyBCD icon

    EasyBCD

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows

    EasyBCD is NeoSmart Technologies multiple award-winning answer to tweaking Windows bootloader. With EasyBCD, almost anything is possible, e.g. to boot a Win7-VHD-image.

    EasyBCD Home


  3. Grub Customizer icon

    Grub Customizer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

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

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  4. Grub2Win icon

    Grub2Win

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

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

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  5. EasyUEFI

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

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

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  6. GRUB4DOS and WINGRUB icon

    GRUB4DOS and WINGRUB

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    GRUB for DOS is the dos extension of GRUB. It enables dos users to run the configuration console directly in real mode. The project also contains an utility called WINGRUB, an GUI intends to help configuring and installing GRUB in the WINDOWS environment.

    Discontinued

    It was last updated in 2013.

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  7. Boot-US

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows

    Boot-US is an universal boot manager. It allows you to easily use of all your existing operating systems completely independent of each other. The boot manager can be comfortably installed directly under Windows.

    Configuration program Boot-US (GUI version)
  8. VMLite VBoot icon

    VMLite VBoot

    • Windows
    • Linux

    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.

    VBoot boot entry can be easily added to XP-,2003-,Vista-,Win7 boot manager
  9. Linux Loader icon

    Linux Loader

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    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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  10. rEFIt icon

    rEFIt

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    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.

    Discontinued

    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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