Two operating systems on one PC? And if you switch between two OS more frequently then you might have realized how boring a job it is. The timer running on the boot screen first, and then you make your choice and then finally you have to wait for that OS to load, so that you can restart and again boot into proper OS. If you are fed up of this problem, then we have a good alternative for you. Reboot-To is a free utility that lets you do so without any timers and without any hassle. We have seen how you can reboot directly into another operating system of your choice using iReboot. Today we will see Reboot-To.
Reboot-To is a great utility that lets you skip the boot menu and reboot into desired Operating System. While you are using Windows, you can choose the OS you want to boot in on the next reboot. Reboot-To displays the complete list of operating systems installed on your PC and it gives you an option to boot into any one of these.
Reboot-To is completely a system tray application and has no GUI, it is the easiest to use and to reboot into your desired OS you need to select it from Operating Systems Menu and then click on the Reboot Now option and that’s all. It also supports reboot on selection, while you’ve enabled this feature you don’t need to click on the ‘Reboot Now’ option instead your PC will reboot automatically on the selection of OS. Reboot-To is easy to operate and requires no configuration. It automatically loads up currently installed operating systems on your PC.
Reboot-To supports all major operating systems, here is a list of these:
- Window 8
- Windows 7
- Windows Vista
- Windows Server 2008 R2
- Windows Server 2012
- Ubuntu Server
In addition to all these features, Reboot-To can also be used to view the PC uptime information and other system information. Reboot-To can also be used to Reset Boot Manager and also comes with a preloaded Memory Diagnostics Tool. Reboot-To can start with Windows and also automatically check for updates.
It is a great must have freeware, if you use two or more operating systems on your PC. In such cases, Reboot-To can be very useful for you. It is easy to operate and comes with extra features that are useful too and support for all the popular operating systems makes it even better – plus features like automatic start and automatic updates make the software self-dependent.
UPDATE: Reboot-To is no longer free. You may try iReboot instead.