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Boot to Windows 8 Safe Mode

PostPosted: Mon Dec 23, 2013 4:36 pm
by Yottabytes
If I disable Windows 8 fast boot, will I be able to create a menu entry in BootIt that will allow me to boot into Windows 8 safe mode? Also, I was told that choosing the advance mode of CD/USB media creation would allow me to enter the BootIt serial, which would eliminate the need for entering it when I booted IFW in recovery mode. Well I did that, and IFW still asks for a serial when I select "partition tools".

Re: Boot to Windows 8 Safe Mode

PostPosted: Tue Dec 24, 2013 10:46 am
by TeraByte Support
I presume you meant IFL - you'd have to enter both the name and key for
BootIt in those fields - if not correctly entered or found it would ask
again when trying to run. You can look and see if the BOOTITBM.INI file
made it to the /tbu folder and has the correct name/key in it.

"Yottabytes" wrote in message news:7043@public.bootitbm...

If I disable Windows 8 fast boot, will I be able to create a menu entry in
BootIt that will allow me to boot into Windows 8 safe mode? Also, I was told
that choosing the advance mode of CD/USB media creation would allow me to
enter the BootIt serial, which would eliminate the need for entering it when
I booted IFW in recovery mode. Well I did that, and IFW still asks for a
serial when I select "partition tools".


Re: Boot to Windows 8 Safe Mode

PostPosted: Tue Dec 24, 2013 10:47 am
by TeraByte Support
on the safe boot, win8 safe boot isn't the same, but BIBM isn't going to
restrict anything - just it's not F8 it's something like shift-F8 and a
bunch of other nonsense.


"Yottabytes" wrote in message news:7043@public.bootitbm...

If I disable Windows 8 fast boot, will I be able to create a menu entry in
BootIt that will allow me to boot into Windows 8 safe mode? Also, I was told
that choosing the advance mode of CD/USB media creation would allow me to
enter the BootIt serial, which would eliminate the need for entering it when
I booted IFW in recovery mode. Well I did that, and IFW still asks for a
serial when I select "partition tools".