Windows 10: Win 10 MSCONFIG limited startup has locked the computer
Win 10 MSCONFIG limited startup has locked the computer
RE: Win 10 MSCONFIG locked up issue:
I thought I was entering Safe Mode, but instead clicked on Limited Startup & rebooted. Now I cannot get to the normal Win 10 login screen, instead the screen only shows Power (Shutdown, Restart, Sleep) / Ease of Use / No Internet Connection. I have tried the Shift+Restart & that does nothing.
I saw Byteman21 posted the identical problem in November 2016, but cannot see where anyone responded to help. Can anyone please share with me what it took to solve this? I have 3 machines locked up & it has shut down my business, unfortunately thinking I was doing the right thing.
Thank you in advance for ANY help you can offer to solve this.
Hi, one option would be to boot from an external bootable medium (DVD/USB drive...) and either restore the backup registry, or if you boot from a Win 10 bootable medium, run System restore from that, if you have any usable restore points.
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By Limited Startup, what exactly do you mean? Can't see this option in MSConfig...having a brain lapse! Do you mean Selective Startup?
Does this help (Option Three):
Safe Mode - Start Windows 10 in
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