How to fix Error 1084: This service cannot be started in safe mode

Solution summary

If you want to solve the error, “1084: This service cannot be started in safe mode” that you get when starting in safe mode, then follow the easy 4-step resolution and easily resolve the error on your computer.

Error messages are warnings displayed in dialog boxes that enable you to fix issues on your computer proactively. These error messages are displayed in situations where action is required on part of the user.

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Step 3

Navigate to a Key

Navigate to the ”HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESYSTEMControlSet001ControlSafeBoot” key.

Step 4

Check Subkeys
There should be two subkeys, ”Minimal” and ”Network”. If there is a third subkey, ”Option”, delete the entire ”Option” subkey.

You have accessed Windows® Registry and resolved the error, “1084: This service cannot be started in safe mode” on your system. This leads your system to start services in normal mode as well. We recommend that you backup the registry before performing the 4-step solution.

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