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Posted on 2014-02-20
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Hi Experts,

I have Dell computer, but when I hit F8 startup I only get safe mode and start windows normally, but I remember that there was a especial sequence to get this menu mode advanced to include Windows Diagnostic and Last known good configuration.

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by:Gareth Gudger
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You might not be hitting F8 soon enough. F8 is the correct key to press.
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JHjrYbQBcXY

Here is a video that shows you.. but as soon as the BIOS screen comes up.. just keep tapping F8.. I have also seen where when the options do come up hit F8 again to show more.
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by:Sam Simon Nasser
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do you get this image?
windows safe modethis is the default safe mode menu
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by:regmigrant
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Have you had an error? the advanced startup options screen, which includes last known good...  should come up after windows encountered a problem
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From the image above I only get the three safe modes, but no last known good configuration.
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