# Add a Boot-Splash to your Arch Linux system
If you prefer to have a boot-splash when you fire up your computer or laptop this can help you.
First install this program and the theme:
sudo pacman -S --noconfirm --needed bootsplash-systemd sudo pacman -S --noconfirm --needed bootsplash-theme-arch
Here is a list of themes that can be install:
When the installation is done, follow the steps below:
Edit whit sudo privilege:
sudo micro /etc/mkinitcpio.conf
Search for MODULES=(…) and HOOKS=(…) and change them with this options, save it and close the config file when you done.
If you are using Intel systems, it should look like this
Add at the end of the line don’t remove nothing for that line
Edit with sudo privilege:
sudo micro /etc/default/grub
Add bootsplash.bootfile=bootsplash-themes/arch/bootsplash like the line below, and delete quite if exist in the line and don’t delete nothing else.
Now run this commands to update the changes that were made:
sudo mkinitcpio -P sudo update-grub
When everything is update reboot you computer
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