To open Safe Mode in Windows 10, you can follow these steps:
From the Start Menu:
a. Click on the Windows Start button.
b. Select “Settings” (the gear-shaped icon).
c. In the Settings window, click on “Update & Security.”
d. Choose “Recovery” from the left sidebar.
e. Under the “Advanced startup” section, click “Restart now.”
Using the System Configuration Tool:
a. Press the “Windows” key + “R” on your keyboard to open the Run dialog.
b. Type “msconfig” and press Enter.
c. In the System Configuration window, go to the “Boot” tab.
d. Check the “Safe boot” box under Boot options.
e. Click “OK” and then choose “Restart” when prompted.
From the Sign-In Screen:
a. Restart your computer.
b. When you reach the sign-in screen, hold down the Shift key.
c. Click on the power icon in the lower-right corner of the screen.
d. Select “Restart.”
After performing any of these methods, Windows 10 will restart in Safe Mode. You can choose between several Safe Mode options, including Safe Mode, Safe Mode with Networking, and Safe Mode with Command Prompt, depending on your needs.