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Cannot start Windows XP Home in safe mode


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RogerMortimer

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Pressing F8 at any time during boot has no effect.

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Some keyboards have a "[F Lock]" key that must be toggled On before the Function Keys ([F1]-F12]) will work.
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You can also try F5 instead.
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All F Keys are operational and F5 does not call Safe Mode.
Thanks for the replys. Any other suggestions?
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What type of computer?
What is the make and model? Is it a home built unit?
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1) Does any other keyboard work?

2) If that's a USB keyboard, try a PS/2 keyboard instead (if possible).
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