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How to Boot into Safe Mode in Windows 10

Safe Mode in Windows 10 allows you to boot into your OS with minimal system files. Mostly we use Safe Mode when there are some errors in our system. Almost all of the Windows users might have faced some sort of issues with their system, sometimes the problems are due to faulty programs. If it's indeed due to the problem in 3rd party programs which you've installed in your PC then it'll not cause any problem or error when you'll boot your PC in Safe Mode - since it'll only load necessary system files needed to launch Windows.

Old ways to enable Safe Mode doesn't work in Windows 8/8.1 or 10. In this post, I will guide you to few simple steps to boot into Safe Mode in Windows 8/8.1 and 10. Follow the following steps:
  • Press Window + R key at the same time to open the RUN dialog box.
How to Boot into Safe Mode in Windows 10
  • Now type "msconfig" in the RUN and hit enter. It'll open System Configuration window.
  • Switch to Boot tab and select Safe boot option under the Boot options section.
How to Boot into Safe Mode in Windows 10

Note: By default, it's set to run safe mode with Minimal options, choose wisely. It is recommended to RUN safe mode in Minimal mode.
  • Click on OK to Apply the changes. Windows 10 will now ask you to reboot your system to make the changes. Save any task you're doing right now and Restart your Computer.
How to Boot into Safe Mode in Windows 10
  • That's all!
To boot to normal mode again, open System Configuration again and uncheck Safe boot option. You can also start safe Mode using advanced startup options. See below:
  • Open the Settings app and then click on Update & Security setting.
How to Boot into Safe Mode in Windows 10
  • Click on the Recovery on the left hand side and then under Advanced Startup, click on Restart now.
How to Boot into Safe Mode in Windows 10
  • Click on Troubleshoot. see screenshot given below.
How to Boot into Safe Mode in Windows 10
  • Click on Advanced options.
How to Boot into Safe Mode in Windows 10
  • Click on Startup settings.
How to Boot into Safe Mode in Windows 10
  • Now click on Restart button. It'll now reboot your Computer.
How to Boot into Safe Mode in Windows 10
  • On Reboot, you can choose to start in Safe Mode, Safe Mode with networking and Safe Mode with Command Prompt. It is recommended to start Safe Mode with Networking.
How to Boot into Safe Mode in Windows 10
  • Press F4 enable Safe Mode, press F5 to enable Safe Mode with networking or press F6 to enable Safe Mode with Command Prompt.

These were the two simplest way to boot into Safe Mode in Windows 10 Computer. Comment below if you another simple way to enable safe mode.

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