safe mode

  1. Sotos

    Getting Black Screen after automatic repair

    My father tried to restart his laptop and i assume windows was updating in the backround , cause since then i cant get into the windows. I press the power button it starts loading then i get a automatic repair screen and then black screen. I m on an ACER E5 laptop . i tried restarting 3...
  2. P

    It's Jammed!

    I downloaded a few ISOs from archive.org to install on my XP VMWare virtual machine because I really wanted to listen to the MIDIs on VGMusic that were made for XG actually in XG. You have heard about the elephant in the room, didn't you? (Sorry if the images are messed up, but...
  3. T

    BSOD at Startup, even in Safe Mode

    I have an HP Probook 4510s, and whenever I start Windows normally or in Safe Mode with Networking, I will receive a BSOD after ~2 seconds at the login screen. The BSOD says DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL, and under technical information it says: *** STOP: 0x000000D1 (0x00000004, 0x00000002...
  4. C

    Old Toshiba laptop won't start up after Windows 98 reinstall

    I have an ancient (2003) Toshiba Satellite with Windows 98. It worked fine for what it was but no use to me now and I thought I'd prepare it for recycling and (I thought) reinstalled the OS from the Windows CD. After that, all I can get is the opening Toshiba screen, after which a 'This program...
  5. J

    Screen goes black while computer continues to run

    Hi. I'm not sure if this is the best thread to post this in, but I decided to just put it in Windows 7 since that's what my laptop has. I've been having this issue with my laptop for a few months now where the screen will randomly go black while my laptop continues to run with no way of getting...
  6. Hassan10494

    How to lower resolution in windows 8

    So I was at my friend's house he was having a problem with his PC and he was using PC at low resolution so I increase the resolution at full and first it gave black screen than it displays "this video mode is not supported" or something like this I try restarting the PC and pressing F8 at boot...
  7. M

    laptop freezes unless in safe mode

    Hi, I'm new.. I got a laptop that's a few years old and it freezes about 10 minutes after booting up normally (not allll the time usually when trying to update or doing sfc/scannow). However, it works fine in safe mode.. It has win 8 which is unsupported and i can't update since it just...
  8. C

    Unable to disable safesearch or restricted mode on youtube

    My phone (galaxy s8)suddenly started acting up on Monday, my data was working really slow after I used hotspot on my laptop then laptop then I realized if I go on YouTube it won't let me read the comments anymore because it's on restricted mode and when I try to turn it off and on again, it...
  9. A

    Frozen screen

    I uninstalled an old virus protection software in order to install abother one. After i uninstalled it told me it needed to restart so I did. Now my HP laptop will only load till the date and time screen before you click to logon. The time still changes, but the touchpad wont work, i cant see a...
  10. sjwindsor03

    8.1Broken screen & stuck in safe mode from misconfiguration

    I broke my laptop's screen and have been using my laptop with my TV via hdmi. I needed to boot in safe mode so decided I'd go to msconfig and set it to boot in safe mode. UNFORTUNATELY (I just discovered) my laptop doesn't send a signal to external monitors while in safe mode so now I'm...
  11. NotZay

    Frozen But Works In Safe Mode

    Can someone see if there's anything wrong with this? If so what can I do to make it better? This is a HiJackThis Scan: Scan saved at 5:15:15 PM, on 6/11/2017 Platform: Windows 7 SP1 (WinNT 6.00.3505) MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.7601.17514) Boot mode: Safe mode with network support...
  12. F

    Stuck in Safe Mode, Windows 8 x64

    Hello, I tried doing some repairs in the safe mode accessed by holding down shift while selecting the restart option. I'm done with my work and now I'm stuck in safe mode no matter how I try and restart or boot from bios. Under msconfig I tried selecting normal startup and then restarting yet...
  13. K

    Bluescreen (BAD POOL HEADER) only working in safe mode

    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4 OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 64 bit Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2670QM CPU @ 2.20GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 42 Stepping 7 Processor Count: 8 RAM: 4077 Mb Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GT 525M, 1024 Mb Hard...
  14. L

    Broken screen. Stuck in safe mode from misconfiguration.

    I broke my laptop's screen been using my computer with my TV via hdmi. Needed to boot in safe mode and decided I'd go to msconfig and set it to boot in safe mode til I was done. Problem is, my computer doesn't send signal to external monitors while in safe mode and now I'm stuck unable to use my...
  15. Z

    pc doesnt show password prompt

    My pc recently just stopped asking a password , there is just no password prompt , meaning i cant log in anymore. Now i just got into safe mode but i dont really know what to do from here on out. Can anyone help me? Thanks very much
  16. B

    Laptop won't boot up, can't even use safe boot.

    When I boot it up it just goes black after the windows screen. After not booting properly all I can do is launch startup repair, launching windows normally or going to the bios. After running startup repair this is what it says: " Problem signature: Problem Event Name: StartupRepairOffline...
  17. RickyGani

    Cant Open MsConfig

    My PC wasnt getting very slow right after i let my little sister use it. All I know she went to see picture using Chrome (might have clicked some ads that contain malware). So, i decided to go to SafeMode (using msconfig) and run scan using Malwarebytes. Then, i found about 400'ish issue which i...
  18. S

    Solved Windows 8.1 OS got corrupted -- can boot in Safe Mode only.

    Hi All, Thanks so much for this excellent site, first of all. I'm hoping to get some help reinstalling my operating system. Here is the issue: I'm using an HP Envy Core i7, 16gb RAM, and a 1 TB SSD drive on Windows 8.1 -- if you need more info, please let me know. The machine is about 2...
  19. C

    Solved only works in safe mode

    so my boss gave my husband a couple computers that won't start correctly. One of them only runs in safe mode and my internet connection does not work on it. I tried system restore but I am unable to access it. It keeps saying I need to run in normal mode to turn system restore on but I can only...
  20. S

    Windows 7 crashing

    Ive just recently renewed my liscence with kaspersky and whilest updating my computer froze. Now when i turn it on it stays on the starting windows screen And also restarts itself when i try to start in safe mode When i try to enter windows repair it also restarts itself Im running windows 7...
Top