Accessing Win XP safe mode on a MESH computer

  hexane 14:13 14 Mar 2007


Anyone know how to access safe mode on a MESH computer running Win XP SP2? If I press F8 after the first beep on boot up it takes me to a disk boot menu. In other words, the F8 key seems to have a different purpose to that intended by MS.

Thanks, Roger

  VoG II 14:15 14 Mar 2007

Use msconfig click here

  hexane 14:34 14 Mar 2007

Thanks - that worked!

  Poitier 15:24 14 Mar 2007

To get into safe mode you need to tap on the F8 key after the 'press F10 for recovery' disappears.

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