Change Grub2 Backgroud Image on Debian Startup

We have anĀ umbrella.png image that we want to use as a background for Grub2.


Step 1

We need to copy our new image from a home directory to the following one:

# cp /home/$USER/umbrella.png /usr/share/images/desktop-base

Step 2


# vim /etc/grub.d/05_debian_theme

Find and change the following line to point to our new image:

set_background_image "/usr/share/images/desktop-base/umbrella.png"

Step 3


# vim /etc/default/grub

And add:


Step 4

The last thing to do – update grub:

# update-grub

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