Laptop stuck in Safe Mode

  MichaelMelies1959 15:45 13 Apr 2017
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Please help, I just powered my 8 yr old laptop for 1st time in 3 years and it turned on in Safe Mode. How do I get out of it and run laptop normally ? THX

  Burn-it 17:01 13 Apr 2017

Try rebooting and pressing F8 as Windows is about to start. It should give a menu. It may be that the keyboard needs the dust and stuff removing. I turn mine upside down and give it a brush (powered off of course) and then run the vacuum over it.

  rdave13 18:20 13 Apr 2017

Check system configuration. Type msconfig in 'run', click on the boot tab and check it's set to Normal startup not safe boot. Select Restart.

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