Safe Mode is a great way to troubleshoot your Windows PC/laptop. After fixing the issues, you can exit Safe Mode and boot normally into the Windows operating system. This post from MiniTool introduces how to exit Safe Mode on Windows 11.

Safe Mode is a special diagnostic mode on Windows 11/10/7 PCs. You can enter Safe Mode to detect and fix the software and hardware issues, uninstall the problematic drivers, perform the system restore, etc. After solving these problems, you may wonder how to exit Safe Mode on Windows 11 for the following reasons:

  • Some Windows third-party applications can’t be used in Safe Mode.
  • Several processes, such as printing, are not working properly in Safe Mode.
  • You can’t update your computer in Safe Mode.

The following part introduces how to get out of Safe Mode on Windows 11 in 4 ways.

How to Exit Safe Mode on Windows 11

Way 1: Via Restart

The easiest way to exit Safe Mode on Windows 11 is to restart your PC. You just need to click Start > Power > Restart. But in some cases, Windows 11 won’t exit Safe Mode and still reboot in Safe Mode.

restart your Windows 11

Way 2: Via System Configuration

If you can’t exit Safe Mode with the first method, here is how to get out of Safe Mode on Windows 11 via System Configuration.

1. Press the Windows + R keys together to open the Run dialogue box. Type msconfigand press the Enterbutton to open System Configuration.

2. Go to the Boottab and uncheck the Safe bootbox. Click the OKbutton.

uncheck the Safe boot box

3. Then, it will restart your computer to the normal Windows 11.

Way 3: Via Command Prompt

How to turn off Safe Mode on Windows 11? The third method for you is via Command Prompt. Follow the guide below:

1. Type cmd in the Search box and choose Run as administrator.

2. Next, type bcedit /deletevalue (current) safeboot and press Enter.

3. Then, type shutdown /r to restart your Windows 11.

Way 4: Via Settings

How to turn off Safe Mode on Windows 11? If you enter Safe Mode using Advanced startup, you cannot use other methods and you can only finish that via Settings.

1. Press the Windows + I keys together to open Settings.

2. Go to System > Recovery. Under the Recovery options part, click Restart now next to Advanced startup to enter WinRE (Windows Recovery Enviornment).

click Restart now

3. Next, click Troubleshoot > Advanced options > Startup Settings > Restart. Press Enter to return to your Windows 11.

Press Enter
After fixing the issue in Safe Mode and exiting Safe Mode in Windows 11, it is also recommended to use the PC backup software – MiniTool ShadowMaker to create a system image so your data gets well protected and your computer can be restored to the previous working state lest accidents happen.

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Final Words

How to get out of Safe Mode on Windows 11? Now, you know 4 ways to exit your PC to Safe Mode. Just try one of them if you need. Hope this article is helpful to you.

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