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Remote Safe Mode Boot

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Last response: in Windows 2000/NT
Anonymous
March 9, 2005 6:20:14 AM

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Does anyone know if there is a way to remotely reboot a machine so
that it starts in Safe Mode ?

Cheers

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Anonymous
March 9, 2005 10:59:27 AM

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On 9 Mar 2005 03:20:14 -0800, garrysmith01@gmail.com (Garry Smith) wrote:

>Does anyone know if there is a way to remotely reboot a machine so
>that it starts in Safe Mode ?
>
>Cheers
Use tip 2319 in the 'Tips & Tricks' at http://www.jsiinc.com to temporarily alter the default= line in the boot.ini prior to the remote restart (see PsShutsdown at tip 4086)
and alter it back in a batch script run from a registry runOnce entry, tip 16.

Jerold Schulman
Windows Server MVP
JSI, Inc.
http://www.jsiinc.com