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How to Disable Safe Mode in Windows 8

By Aman Singhal on Dec 19 2012
In this article we are going to explain how to disable Safe Mode in Windows 8.
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Introduction

In this article we are going to explain how to disable Safe Mode in Windows 8. In a previous article we explain Enable and Use Safe Mode in Windows 8

How to disable Safe Mode in Windows 8.

Step 1

First of all we have to move to the Start Screen window in Windows 8. Then move the cursor on the bottom-right of the window screen and click the search box which is helpful to search in Windows 8. In the search box type "cmd" and press Enter. Right-click and open "cmd.exe" as administrator.

 starting-cmd-in-windows8.png

Step 2

Enter the following at the command prompt, adding a space at the end. DO NOT press Enter yet.

bcdedit /delete

 delete-safe-mode-in-windows8.jpg

Step 3

Use the same Mark and Paste procedure mentioned earlier in the previous article to copy the identifier for the Windows Boot Loader section with the description, "Windows 8 Developer Preview (Safe Mode)" and paste it into the above command. Press Enter to execute the command. You should get a message that the operation completed successfully.

 deleting-safe-mode.png

Step 4

We can also turn off Safe Mode by unchecking the Safe Boot check box for the Windows 8 Developer Preview (Safe Mode) option in msconfig.exe, and then reboot.