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Start your PC in safe mode in Windows - Microsoft Support
Learn how to start your PC in safe mode, a basic state that uses a limited set of files and drivers. Find out how to access safe mode from Settings, the sign-in screen, or a black or blank screen in Windows 11 or 10.
Find safe mode and other startup settings in Windows 10
Safe mode is a startup setting that can help you troubleshoot problems on your PC. Learn how to get to safe mode from Settings, the sign-in screen, or msconfig, and how to exit safe mode when you're done.
Windows Startup Settings (including safe mode) - Microsoft Support
Learn how to start Windows in different troubleshooting modes, including safe mode, to fix problems on your PC. Find out how to access Windows Startup Settings from PC settings or the Windows Recovery Environment.
Advanced startup options (including safe mode) - Microsoft Support
Safe mode starts Windows with a minimal set of drivers and services to troubleshoot problems. Learn how to access the Advanced Boot Options screen and choose safe mode or other diagnostic modes.
Open Office apps in safe mode on a Windows PC
Use the /safe option to open an Office application. If you can't start a Microsoft Office application in Office Safe Mode or you have recurring problems opening applications in normal mode, you can try to repair Office.
Applies To: Office 2021, Office 2019, Office 2016
Windows Startup Settings (including safe mode) - Microsoft Support
Learn how to start Windows in different troubleshooting modes, including safe mode, to fix problems on your PC. Find out how to access Windows Startup Settings from PC settings or the Windows Recovery Environment.
Recovery options in Windows - Microsoft Support
If you're having trouble starting (booting) your PC, see Windows Startup Settings (including safe mode), and go to the “Get to Windows Startup Settings in the Windows Recovery Environment” section. You can refresh, reset, or restore your PC from the Windows Recovery Environment.
How to easily enter safe mode in windows 8? (One-click series)
If you need to cancel the prompt to enter options at startup, simply change Yes to No. Once completed, please restart your computer, then press F8 to enter setup screen upon startup, then press F4 or 4 to enter safemode.
Advanced startup options (including safe mode) - Microsoft Support
Some options, such as safe mode, start Windows in a limited state, where only the bare essentials are started. If a problem doesn't reappear when you start in safe mode, you can eliminate the default settings and basic device drivers and services as possible causes.
Open Office apps in safe mode on a Windows PC - Microsoft Support
Use the /safe option to open an Office application. If you can't start a Microsoft Office application in Office Safe Mode or you have recurring problems opening applications in normal mode, you can try to repair Office.
Applies To: Office 2021, Office 2019, Office 2016