9 ways to boot windows 8 or windows 8 1 into safe mode 1. Interrupt the normal boot process of windows 8 or 8 1 three times in a row another method to boot into safe mode is.
After the the computer restarts you should be greeted by the advanced boot options menu that enables you to boot your windows 8 and 8 1 in safe mode safe mode with networking and safe mode with command prompt.
Boot into safe mode windows 8. If you are using a mouse click on the command prompt character and right click then click once more executable by system administrator. Enable safe mode with networking. This is your standard safe mode option and should probably be your first try.
Windows 8 starts up faster than earlier versions of windows and optimizes various setting for touchscreen devices therefore the procedures for booting in safe mode have changed and have gotten a little easier. Fig 6 advanced boot options. You can also press f5 or 5 to boot into safe mode with networking and f6 or 6 to boot into safe mode with command prompt.
If you are using a mouse please right click once all applications. For this tutorial however we re focusing on your three windows 8 safe mode choices nos. This option is identical to enable safe mode but the.
How to force windows 10 or windows 8 to boot into safe mode every time. Press the power button settings menu in the charms bar windows key c or at the windows login screen. If prompted select your keyboard layout then from the choose an option screen click troubleshoot.
Get to the advanced troubleshooting tools in the recovery environment most of the ways you access safe mode. First use your finger to make a sliding motion from bottom to top on the illuminated screen in modern ui then click once all applications. Use the advanced troubleshooting tools to start safe mode.
Begin a system recovery by pressing f11 then use the following steps to open windows in safe mode. Safe mode is an advanced troubleshooting mode where windows boots up without third party software. 4 5 and 6 on the menu.
Go to advanced options then startup settings restart. Boot to safe mode using system configuration the first and the easiest way in booting into safe mode on your windows 8 or windows 8 1 machine is by using the system configuration utility. Then press 4 key or f4 key to boot into safe mode.
Then on the command comprompt character use your finger to slide from top to bottom and click once more executable by system administrator. Boot into safe mode using shift restart the second method to boot into windows safe mode whilst your computer is working normally is by using the shift restart option. How to boot into safe mode on windows 10 or 8 the easy way step one.
Use shift restart on the windows 8 sign in screen this method works in windows 8 1 even if you cannot log into a.