How to Disable Safe Mode in Windows 8

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.
 
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Step 2
 
Enter the following at the command prompt, adding a space at the end. DO NOT press Enter yet.
bcdedit /delete
 
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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.
 
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Step 4
 
We can also turn off Safe Mode by unchecking the Safe Boot checkbox for the Windows 8 Developer Preview (Safe Mode) option in msconfig.exe, and then reboot.
 

Summary

 
In this article, we learned about How to Disable Safe Mode in Windows 8.