How do i restore from safe mode Tags: Laptops Safe Mode Virus Dell System Restore Windows XP Last response: January 16, 2010 12:25 PM in Windows XP Share Trena January 15, 2010 5:00:59 PM I have a virus on my dell laptop and I tried to go into safe mode and do a system restore, but having problems... Someone help please Trena More about : restore safe mode sadiek January 15, 2010 5:43:15 PM To start System Restore using the Command prompt, follow these steps: 1 Restart your computer, and then press and hold F8 during the initial startup to start your computer in safe mode with a Command prompt. 2 Use the arrow keys to select the Safe mode with a Command prompt option. 3 If you are prompted to select an operating system, use the arrow keys to select the appropriate operating system for your computer, and then press ENTER. 4 Log on as an administrator or with an account that has administrator credentials. At the command prompt, type %systemroot%\system32\restore\rstrui.exe, and then press ENTER. 5 Follow the instructions that appear on the screen to restore your computer to a functional state. aford10 a b D Laptop January 16, 2010 2:26:38 AM Boot into safe mode with networking. Download, install, and update malwarebytes. Do a full system scan. http://www.malwarebytes.org/ This is one of the best available programs, and it's free. In addition to Malwarebytes, I like Avira. It's also free, has live updates, and internet security. http://www.avira.com/en/download/index.php Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer masterpat46 January 16, 2010 12:25:48 PM go start menu in safe mode go to run or serach type (msconfig) then go to startup on tab at top of box and look at list and you will find your viris remove it and reboot normally Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSystem Restore in Safe Mode ForumSystem Restore under Safe Mode ForumHow to reset the cpu graphics card to 60hz in safe mode ForumHow do I get my computer out of safe mode . ForumHow do I remove Windows Security Essentials in Safe Mode ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumHow to close safe mode in windows 7 in toshiba laptops ForumHow to remove the safe mode of my laptop ForumHow do I get out of running in safe mode ForumI ran system restore but it still only works on safe mode otherwise it shuts its ForumVirus causes white page after login, cannot start in safe mode Forum(Solved) Unable to boot into safe mode ForumWindows 7 runs in safe mode , freezes in Normal ForumError 7E, Only starts in safe mode ForumWindows 7-32 only boots up in safe mode ForumCant sign into computer, can in safe mode ForumHow to remove safe mode ForumXP Safe Mode boot hangs after load of KDCOM.DLL ForumHELP!!! Please with Windows XP ForumSystem Restore More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !