Windows 10: Password not accepted in windows 10 safe mode

Discus and support Password not accepted in windows 10 safe mode in Windows Hello & Lockscreen to solve the problem; I was trying to boot into safe mode and windows 10 would not accept my password. I would like to get into safe mode. Windows home, only one... Discussion in 'Windows Hello & Lockscreen' started by PeterTrombina, Dec 1, 2019 at 4:57 AM.

  1. Password not accepted in windows 10 safe mode


    I was trying to boot into safe mode and windows 10 would not accept my password.


    I would like to get into safe mode. Windows home, only one account.


    (I am having trouble uninstalling applications and thought to try it in safe mode.)


    Thanks.

    :)
     
    PeterTrombina, Dec 1, 2019 at 4:57 AM
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  2. davidhk Win User

    Starting in Safe Mode - Password is not accepted


    My suggestion only.

    If you have time, please do a Repair Install.
    Repair Install Windows 10 with an In-place Upgrade
     
  3. Password not accepted in Safe mode

    Hi,

    Thank you for posting your query on Microsoft Community forum.

    Have you tried all the above steps suggested by Sangeeta Sarkar on September 13, 2015.

    I would suggest you to provide some information to help you better.

    • Are you trying to login the Microsoft account or the Local account in safe mode?
    • Did you try with only safe mode or safe mode with networking?
    • What is the critical error you are getting?

    If you are using Windows 10. To go to safe mode you have to follow the below steps.

    If you are able to go to login screen in normal mode try the below steps to go to safe mode with networking.


    • At the login screen click on the power symbol.

    • Hold SHIFT + Click Restart.

    • After restarting your system, select the Troubleshoot option.

    • Select advanced options under
      Troubleshoot screen.

    • Click on Startup Settings.

    • Click Restart and follow the onscreen steps to go to
      Safe Mode with networking and check if you are able to login.

    [*]
    Please get back with more information, we will be glad to help you further.
     
    Sachin Venkatesh, Dec 1, 2019 at 4:59 AM
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  4. larc919 Win User

    Password not accepted in windows 10 safe mode

    Safe Mode won't accept correct password

    I'm trying to run a third party software (AVG Internet Security) cleanup file that recommends Safe Mode. Yet, when I get to the Safe Mode lock screen, it won't accept my password (note that I am entering the password, not the PIN - it's the same password that gets me into my Microsoft account). Any suggestions what I should try? I'm hesitant to run the cleanup file in full Windows since it's not recommended.
     
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