On the windows sign in screen press and hold the shift key while you select the power restart. Now let s learn a little more about the boot process.
Your computer might temporarily lose some functionality while in a clean boot environment.
Boot your computer. Depending on the. After your pc restarts to the choose an option screen select troubleshoot advanced options startup settings restart you may be asked to enter your bitlocker recovery key. Navigate to the boot tab by pressing the right arrow key.
In the pop up window select the uefi boot. Reboot your computer and access the boot menu usually by pressing f11 f12 or some other key defined at startup. After locating your computer s power button press it to power on your computer.
Select the uefi bios boot mode and press enter. The boot menu displays are for 30 seconds by. Wait for the operating system to load.
Power on your computer and then press the f2 keys or other function keys f1 f3 f10 or f12 and the esc or. When you start your computer normally you re running it with the operating system installed on your internal hard drive windows linux etc. Go to control panel system and security choose system and then click advanced system settings to open the.
Booting from a usb device usually takes 10 20 minutes but it depends a lot on if you have to make changes to how your computer starts up. Reset the computer to start normally after clean boot troubleshooting and resume functionality. Follow troubleshooting steps to install uninstall or run your application.
When you restart the computer it s in a clean boot environment. In the tab of advanced click settings under startup and recovery. From within windows press and hold the shift key and click the restart option in the start menu or on the sign in screen.
If that doesn t happen you ll need to reboot your computer into its bios firmware usually done by pressing esc f2 or a similar key while the computer is starting up and change the boot. This allows you to boot from a specific hardware device once without changing your boot order permanently. When you can t open settings to get into safe mode restart your device from the windows sign in screen.
Locate your computer s power button. Check time to display list of operating systems. Choose your usb drive from the boot menu and it should boot into hiren s live.
If you want to boot a tower pc monitor connected to a boxlike device then the. Press the appropriate key often f11 or f12 to access the boot menu while booting your computer. The boot process loads the operating system into main memory or the random access memory ram installed on your computer.
On a uefi based pc again most pcs that shipped with either windows 8 or 10 use uefi you can choose a boot device from the advanced boot options menu. Power on your computer.