How to Create Custom Grub Menu Backgrounds for Linux Boots

On most Linux systems, the boot process will see the usual BIOS screen followed by Grub. The Grand Unified Bootloader (Grub) takes over our BIOS and gives the user a choice of operating system options and kernel options. Usually we just hit enter or wait for grub to go away. Grub is utilitarian, it gets the job done and doesn’t care what it looks like. But what if we could add a little flair to our boot process?

Grub Customizer, by Daniel Richter, is a GUI-based application for easy configuration of Grub. Instead of manually editing text files, we can easily edit and preview our changes before committing them to the system.

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