How to boot into Windows 8 Safe Mode

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Windows 8.1 LogoWe have had a number of people asking us about how to boot Windows 8 into Safe Mode, mostly so that they can carry out the Windows Update fix as detailed in our guide here:

Windows Updates Stuck on Shut Down



We were going to put together our own guide but there is an excellent guide that has already been written by How To Geeks so there is no point in trying to re-invent the wheel!

You should take a look at their guide which gives you all the various ways there are of rebooting into Windows 8 Safe Mode:

How to Reboot Into Windows 8 Safe Mode

This should allow any Windows 8 users with the windows update issue to carry out the fixes that they need to on their machines.

If you still are have any problems with getting into Windows 8 Safe Mode, then please feel free to leave a comment below and we will try and help out if we can.



1 Response

  1. Randi says:

    I had windows 10 and recently reset my PC, I disabled drive C and D before shutting down, and shut down before undating was finished, now PC is stuck on welcome screen loading. Can this be fixed?

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