BSOD only in safe mode, normal boot is fine

Interesting problem with a workstation.  It boots to normal mode just fine and is malware free.  When I try to boot to safe mode (any flavor) it throws a BSOD.  The BSOD does not create a minidmp and its too quick to see what the stop code is.

Suggestions?
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ccampbell15Asked:
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nobusConnect With a Mentor Commented:
maybe running sfc, or a repair helps :
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/681-startup-repair.html            repair windows 7
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/1538-sfc-scannow-command-system-file-checker.html         SFC
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web_trackerComputer Service TechnicianCommented:
boot up to full mode, then right click on the computer icon go to properties. when the system properties window pops up click on advanced settings in the left column.  Under the startup and recovery section press the settings button. In the new window that pops up go to the section "system failure" remove the check mark  beside automatically restart. Then click okay button then restart you computer in safemode. It should not automatically restart when the bsod occurs but should pause on the screen so you can read the bsod error.
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web_trackerComputer Service TechnicianCommented:
Not sure why you are booting in safemode when it works fine in normal mode? Can you help us there?
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ccampbell15Author Commented:
Just testing something.
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Rob MinersConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Check to see if the SafeBoot Key exists, it contains a list of references to devices, drivers and services that have to be started when booting into Safe Mode.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\SafeBoot
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nobusCommented:
set your PC to make minidumps, and post it here for more info
find it in windows\minidumps
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ccampbell15Author Commented:
Its is set to create the dmp. It doesn't create one with the safe bsod.  I'l try the suggestion above ~ 7 this morning
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ccampbell15Author Commented:
sorry for the delay guys:

I set the system to "not" retry on error and when the BSOD came up I got he 7E - lol go find it yourself stop code.  The computer works just fine in normal mode.  Not sure what I would do if it ever gets a rogue or something else that require it to boot to safe mode though.
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ccampbell15Author Commented:
Further update:

I just disabled all startups and non microsoft services in Msconfig.  Still BSOD's when booting to safe
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nobusCommented:
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ccampbell15Author Commented:
Yes,
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nobusCommented:
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ccampbell15Author Commented:
SFC /scannow found nothing.
A repair installation is what I'm trying to avoid.  I would really like to get to root cause on this one but I guess its just one of those Microsoft things. - lol

Thanks Guys
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Rob MinersCommented:
Your welcome and good luck :)
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