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How To Start Windows Vista in Safe Mode

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Login With an Administrator Account
Vista Safe Mode - Windows Vista Safe Mode

Windows Vista Safe Mode - Step 4 of 5

To enter Windows Vista Safe Mode, you must log on with an account that has administrator permissions.

Note: If you're not sure if any of your personal accounts have administrator privileges, logon using your own account and see if that works.

Important: Not sure what the password is to an administrator account on your computer? See How to Retrieve the Administrator Password in Windows Vista for more information.

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