|08 Sep 2010||#1|
Can't get into Safe Mode
I've had this problem no matter which version of Windows I've used: I have trouble getting into Safe Mode. Some technicians have told me to tap F8 while the computer is starting. The W7 Help says to hold down the F8 key while starting. I need to get into Safe Mode and have been trying both methods - and nothing is working. I think there is a precise time when you have to hold down the F8 key - but I can't find it and need some guidance. Someone please help!!!
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|08 Sep 2010||#10|
The reason I ask is because of this warning from the article at bleeping computer: How to start Windows in Safe Mode
Since the malware is not allowing us to actually boot into safe mode, you have no way of getting to a point where you can run the System Configuration utility again to uncheck the /Safeboot option. Thus, you are stuck with a computer constantly attempting to get into safe mode and not being able to do so.
Make sure your system is clean first. What Anti-Virus programs are you using?
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