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Old 04-07-09, 15:39
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Default Vista 'Safe Mode' boot menu

I'm working on a laptop with Vista Home Premium, and at every boot up, it goes to the 'Safe Mode' menu... you know the one with 3 or 4 different safe mode options and one more for normal mode. This comes up EVERY time. I know Vista doesn't have a boot.ini like XP has; if it did, it would be a simple edit of removing a boot 'switch' like /sos or whatever. What would be the Vista equivalent?

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Old 04-07-09, 20:18
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Default Re: Vista 'Safe Mode' boot menu

It's called bootmgr and BCD.
This free program was mentioned http://majorgeeks.com/VistaBootPRO_d5625.html
as very good.

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Default Re: Vista 'Safe Mode' boot menu

Thanks plodr! I'll check it out....
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