How to Enter Safe Mode in Window 7, Vista & XP

If your PC is running Windows 7, Windows Vista & Windows XP, to enter Safe Mode, you can refer steps below:

  1. After you power up your PC (and after it displays its own logo or post screen), but before you see the Windows logo, tap F8 key in 1 second intervals.
  2.  Then the Windows Advanced Boot Options Menu will appear. Use the arrow key to select Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking(if you need internet access, select this mode), then press Enter key to enter the mode you selected.