How To Permanently Change The Selected Boot Entry In GRUB2

A few days ago I was telling you about rebooting in Windows from Linux with GRUB 2 (or any other OS for that matter) by running a command which simply selects (highlights) a different entry in the GRUB menu for your next restart only.

 

Here is how to permanently change the selected boot entry in GRUB2 (so when the GRUB menu is displayed, the first menu entry won't be selected anymore and instead, you'll be able to make GRUB automatically select a different entry, be it Windows, a Linux distribution or whatever).