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Linuxhelp _ General Discussion _ Booting from Grub.

Posted by: burgersplus Dec 21 2005, 04:27 PM

I have installed Fedora and Grub is set to Boot into Windows first, but I cannot seem to boot into Win98 Safe Mode by holding down the F8 key. Is there a solution to this as I like to use Safe Mode for defragging and repair solutions.

Your help is appreciated.

Posted by: Jim Dec 21 2005, 06:30 PM

The best way is to set windows to boot into safe mode, I can't remember exactly how to do it, but I think its in msconfig. That way you don't have to deal with the timing of pressing F8.

Posted by: burgersplus Dec 21 2005, 08:07 PM

Thanks Jim
You were right. Its in msconfig - select diagnostic startup.

Thanks again and problem solved.

Dennis

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