Safemode for HP machine?

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by jan, Jan 6, 2004.

  1. jan

    jan Aspiress

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    HELLLPP!

    I went into msconfig an unclicked all the start up items. Eeeek!!!

    How do I get into safe mode on a Hewlitt Packard machine w/win 98?

    I tried the F keys.

    F1 takes me to set up (the bios)
     
  2. Henyman

    Henyman Secret Goat Fetish Political User

    on my comp it's F8. what model is it so i can do a search?
     
  3. wadada

    wadada Moderator

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    ..... :eek:
     
  4. Henyman

    Henyman Secret Goat Fetish Political User

    ummnmmm *cough* i mean on my custom built supercomputer :p
     
  5. jan

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    HP Pavilion 6736?

    667 Intel cpu

    Pheonix bios
     
  6. Henyman

    Henyman Secret Goat Fetish Political User

    hmmmmm the HP site isn't much use...............................have you looked in the user guide?
     
  7. jan

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    Ohh....If only I could!
     
  8. Jason

    Jason I'm Just Me!

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    I found this, it may be of use:

    From: http://www.mcm.edu/mcminfo/labhours/instructions/safemode.htm
     
  9. Henyman

    Henyman Secret Goat Fetish Political User

    :doh: google cant find anything :( what does it do when it starts up
     
  10. jan

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    Jason...ctrl key goes to an error.

    Hennyman...The screen says Non-system disk error,

    Oh crap, I jus checked the floppy drive again.I checked it in the beginning but i didnt see anything.

    Seems to be ok now....wheww!!!!

    Thanks guys! :p
     
  11. Henyman

    Henyman Secret Goat Fetish Political User

    so it was a disk left in?