How to Start Windows XP in Safe Mode

If Windows XP is the only operating system installed on your computer, booting into Safe Mode with these instructions.

  • If the computer is running, shut down Windows, and then turn off the power

  • Wait 30 seconds, and then turn the computer on.

  • Start tapping the F8 key. The Windows Advanced Options Menu appears. If you begin tapping the F8 key too soon, some computers display a "keyboard error" message. To resolve this, restart the computer and try again.

  • Ensure that the Safe mode option is selected.

  • Press Enter. The computer then begins to start in Safe mode.

  • When you are finished with all troubleshooting, close all programs and restart the computer as you normally would.

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