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> Booting from Grub., Windows98 Safe Mode
post Dec 21 2005, 04:27 PM
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Whats this Lie-nix Thing?

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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.
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post Dec 21 2005, 06:30 PM
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Its GNU/

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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.

--Jim Lester

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