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Solved: No Network Connection Option In Safe mode XP Home

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by goldietooth, Jan 12, 2013.

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  1. goldietooth

    goldietooth Thread Starter

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    How do configure xp home ed to offer safe mode with networking option
    Thanks
     
  2. flavallee

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    As soon as you press the power button to start the computer, keep tapping the F8 key until the menu options window appears.

    "Safe Mode With Networking" should be one of the choices.

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  3. goldietooth

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    Thanks for your suggestion, I do that and get safe mode but no option of safe mode with networking
     
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    I found an old thread that explained how to add safe mode to the start up menu by changing the settings,
    now on start up i get the option of win xp or tech guys , i select win xp, then I press F8 and get the option of safe mode with networking
    Long winded but at least now i know I can access it when needed
    Thanks again.
     
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    Glad you got it resolved. (y)

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