Win 10: Is there still no way to power-on your computer & directly access safe mode?

Started 2 months ago | Discussions thread
OP Billiam29 Senior Member • Posts: 1,682
Re: Here's a way

Simon Garrett wrote:

You can re-enable the W7 method, where you keep thumping F8 at the end of BIOS POST to get safe mode:

  • Run a command prompt as administrator
  • then:
    • bcdedit /set {default} bootmenupolicy legacy

Thank you for this. I've added it to the list of items I re-do or verify after Windows feature updates.

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