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Anonymous
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September 19, 2005 2:26:20 AM

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How do I restart in safe mode in xp? turning off the computer does not give
an option to restart in safe mode? thanks.

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Anonymous
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September 19, 2005 2:26:21 AM

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John Doe wrote:
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> How do I restart in safe mode in xp? turning off the computer does not give
> an option to restart in safe mode? thanks.

F8.

Have a look at http://www.computerhope.com/issues/chsafe.htm#02.

Notan
Anonymous
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September 19, 2005 4:31:16 AM

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Additionally, click Start, Run and enter MSCONFIG. Go to the BOOT.INI tab. Highlight the line that loads XP and check the /SAFEBOOT box. Reboot. Before you exit Safe Mode, make sure to go back and undo this change.

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