locked out after safe boot win 10


  1. Posts : 1
    Win 10
       #1

    locked out after safe boot win 10


    I did a safe boot and can not access any accounts. Passwords are invalid. I know the passwords.

    Obviously I can't give win version


    Thanks to all who help
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  2. Posts : 1,604
    Win 10 home 20H2 19042.1110
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  3. Posts : 42,485
    Win 10 Pro (22H2) (2nd PC is 22H2)
       #3

    Hi, this is how you can cancel Safe Mode.

    As you don't know a matching password, you can't use System Restore, for example, either.

    You therefore need to make a change to your installed O/S as an offline system to cancel Safe Mode.

    This covers this: (by tenforums member Try3)
    https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/...6-aae0372b660b

    Note how you boot your PC from a Win 10 install disk (or a live boot disk if you have one).
    If you don't, you can create one quite readily (tutorial available).

    Once you have your system up and running again:
    a. resolve the password issue.
    b. ensure you are using disk imaging routinely as is so, so, so often recommended so you have a means of recovery from many bad situations. E.g. Macrium Reflect (free/paid) + large enough external storage.
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  4. Posts : 16,563
    Windows 10 Home x64 Version 22H2 Build 19045.3930
       #4

    This is the TenForums thread containing the procedure I first posted in the MSAnswers forum [the link given by dalchina].
    How to - Escape from an MSConfig-induced Safe mode boot loop - TenForums

    You have not said how you got into Safe mode. My article was written for having used MSConfig to get there.

    Denis
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