Advanced Startup Option in Windows 8

Introduction

 
In this article, we explain advanced startup options in Windows 8. The Advanced Startup Options menu allows you to specify various options for how you would like Windows 8 to start or to provide access to repair and diagnostic tools in the event that Windows is unable to start. In previous versions of Windows, you were able to access the advanced startup options menu by clicking on the F8 key when Windows started. In Windows 8, though, they removed this capability to offer a faster boot experience. Due to this, you need to access the advanced startup options menu differently.   
 

How to start Windows 8 in Advanced mood?

 
Step 1
 
Move the cursor to the bottom-right and select "Settings". In the settings window click on "Change PC settings".
 
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Step 2
 
In the PC settings window go to the "General" tab.
 
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Step 3
 
In the General tab go to "Advanced Startup" and click on "Restart Now".
 
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Step 4
 
Now your PC will be started in Advanced mode. If you want to Refresh, Reset, or Repair your Windows then click on "Troubleshoot".
 
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Step 5
 
Now select whatever option you need to.
 
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Summary

 
In this article, we learned about Advanced Startup Option in Windows 8.