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Old 01-02-2006, 08:01 PM   #1
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Anyone know how to start a Sony Vaio laptop in safe mode?

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Old 01-02-2006, 08:03 PM   #2
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I think you're suppose to press F8 during the boot process and select Safe Mode. Keep tapping at it after it beeps during POST. I think F5 goes directly into Safe Mode??? Don't know...try and see.

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Old 01-02-2006, 08:39 PM   #3
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if that^^ doesnt work go into windows click run and type in msconfig. It will take you to a screen that has a boot tab on it and check isafeboot then ok and it will ask you if you want to restart or continue, click restart and it should work.
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