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Debugging Mode in Windows 8

Posted by Arun Choudhary Articles | Windows 8 April 24, 2012
In this article I will describe how to enable Debugging Mode in Windows 8.
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Introduction

In this article we explain how to enable Debugging Mode in Windows 8. We are giving you Windows 8 Debugging Mode with the help of Advanced Startup Settings. Basically you can do Windows 8 Debugging Mode with the help of the shortcut key Shift + F8. Debugging Mode is accepted due to some problems caused by driver updates. The Advanced startup option is also known as Startup Menu. It includes various System Repair and Troubleshooting Modes. In Windows Startup Settings you can run Windows in Debugging Mode. If you want to access Windows 8 in Debugging Mode.

First you open the search box and type the Advanced Startup under Settings. You click on the Advanced Startup. After opening the Advanced Startup, you will see the PC Settings in the General and you click on the Restart Now Button under Advanced Startup and you choose Troubleshoot. You click on Troubleshoot and you will see many options and choose the Advanced option and click on it. After in this you can click on the Windows Startup Settings and open the Windows Startup, you click on the Restart Button. The Startup option is now in Windows 8 which allows the user to explication where the Computer has some trouble and causes problems.

Steps How to Enable Debugging Mode in Windows 8

Step 1 : You can move the cursor on the right-bottom and click on the search box and type in it what you want.

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Step 2 : After opening the search box you will see Advanced Startup under the Settings and click on the Advanced Startup.

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Step 3 : Click on the RESTART NOW Button, under the advanced startup.

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Step 4 : After clicking on the Restart Button, you will see many options such as Continue, Troubleshoot, Turn Off your PC. You click on the Troubleshoot.

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Step 5 : After opening the Troubleshoot, you see many options such as Refresh your PC, Reset your PC, Advanced Options. Now you click on the Advanced Options.

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Step 6 : In the Advanced Options, you will see many options such as System Restore, System Image recovery, Automatic Repair and Windows Startup Settings. You click on the Windows Startup Settings.

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Step 7 : After clicking on the Windows Startup Settings the Windows startup settings displays a list of options such as Disable driver Signature enforcement, Enable Boot Logging, Enable Debugging Mode and others. Here click on RESTART Button to access Debugging mode option.

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Step 8 : Wait for a few seconds, then select Debugging Mode by using the Up and Down arrow keys and hit enter; your PC will restart and Enable Kernel Debugging Mode. It is as shown in the figure below:

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