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How to make Windows Boot Manager automatically open GNU GRUB and then with GNU GRUB automatically boot Linux Ubuntu 11.04. Please answer detailed with the proceedings. Thank you.

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This is not a programming question. Read the FAQ – marto Jul 14 '11 at 13:27
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You need to edit GRUB's config file:


There, you put your linux partition as default.

title Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (2.6.8-1.523)
    root (hd0,0)
    kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.8-1.523 ro root=/dev/VolGroup00/LogVol00 rhgb quiet
    initrd /initrd-2.6.8-1.523.img

# section to load Windows 
title Windows
    rootnoverify (hd0,0)
    chainloader +1

default in this example is 0, the first entry of your GRUB menu.

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Are you sure, that's wright patrition? – user90277 Aug 8 '11 at 14:18

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