Windows 10: (SOLVED) Windows 10 Safe mode doesn't accept my password

Discus and support (SOLVED) Windows 10 Safe mode doesn't accept my password in AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security to solve the problem; I bassically activated safe mode for every startup. When i log in normally i use a pin but now i need to enter a password and before i had a pin i... Discussion in 'AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security' started by lynnz_, May 7, 2019.

  1. lynnz_ Win User

    (SOLVED) Windows 10 Safe mode doesn't accept my password


    I bassically activated safe mode for every startup.

    When i log in normally i use a pin but now i need to enter a password and before i had a pin i didn't change my password so im bassically locked out of my own computer.

    How do i fix this?


    Sincerely, Gabriel

    :)
     
    lynnz_, May 7, 2019
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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
     
    davidhk, May 7, 2019
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  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, May 7, 2019
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  4. larc919 Win User

    (SOLVED) Windows 10 Safe mode doesn't accept my password

    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.
     
    larc919, May 7, 2019
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