I can't get out of safemode during startup, and windows XP setup can not run under safemode. Any ideas?

can't get out of safe mode during startup

Hi Retodelta,

Thanks for posting. Try the steps below. Caution: The following can make your computer non bootable. Please make sure you have a backup before performing steps.

Click Start
Navigate to Run
Type "msconfig"
Press Enter.

In this Window select the Boot.ini tab.
In this window uncheck "/SafeBoot"

Hope this helps!
Shawn - Support Engineer - MCP, MCDST
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Last updated May 21, 2020 Views 47,049 Applies to: