How to start Windows XP in Safe mode

  JerryJay 23:47 09 Jan 04

I tried a software, but it crash the window. Everytime the window starts this program got loaded and crash the computer. I want to start the windows in safe mode and repair it, but I do n't know how to do it. According to microsoft, the start mode can be changed by press "F8" key when the machine start, but I cannot do this. Any one got any suggestion? I use WinXP home.

  ©®@$? 23:49 09 Jan 04

f8 or ctrl

when the computer boots up repeatedly press f8 or ctrl

  powerless 23:50 09 Jan 04
  hugh-265156 23:51 09 Jan 04

tapping F8 or F5 works for me as windows starts.

  VoG II 23:53 09 Jan 04

You have to keep tapping the F8 key.

  JerryJay 17:42 10 Jan 04

Finally got it by tapping F8 just the right moment (tricky). Many thanks for all reply.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Samsung Galaxy S8 review

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

This poetic animation about monsters is illustrated in a Van Gogh painterly style

How to get WWDC 2017 tickets