4 Ways To Open Advanced Startup Options In Windows 10

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  • Jul 09, 2016

 

The advanced startup options in Windows 10 allows you access various startup settings and recovery options.

By navigating to the advanced startup options, you can reset your Windows 10, restore Windows 10 to an earlier date, recover Windows 10 using a system image, fix startup problems, open Command Prompt to perform various type of jobs, open UEFI settings, change startup settings and revert to a previous build of Windows 10.

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There a couple of ways around to access the advanced startup options in Windows 10. Following are the all four ways out there to access Windows 10’s advanced startup options.

Method 1 of 4

Open advanced startup options using Settings

Step 1: Open Settings app. That can be done by clicking on Settings icon in the Start menu or using Windows logo + I keyboard shortcut.

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Step 2: Once Settings app launched, click Update & security.

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Step 3: Click Recovery. Under Advanced startup section, click Restart now button. This will restart your PC.

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Step 4: When the PC is restarted, you will see Choose an option screen. Click Troubleshoot tile.

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Step 5: At the Troubleshoot screen, click Advanced options tile to see advanced startup options.

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Method 2 of 4

Open Advanced startup options from boot menu

Step 1: Turn on your PC or reboot your PC. When you see the Choose an operating system screen, click the last option labelled Change defaults or choose other options.

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Step 2: When you are at the Options screen, click on Choose other options tile.

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Step 3: Next you will see the Choose an option screen. Here, click Troubleshoot tile.

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Step 4: Finally, at the Troubleshoot screen, click Advanced options tile to open advanced startup options.

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Method 3 of 4

Open Advanced startup options from login or sign in screen

Step 1: When you are the login or sign in screen, click power button, hold down the Shift key and then click Restart option.

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Step 2: When you see the Choose an option screen, click Troubleshoot tile, and then click Advanced options tile to see advanced startup options.

Method 4 of 4

Open Advanced startup options from Windows 10 desktop

Step 1: Open Start menu. Click on power button.

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Step 2: Hold down the Shift key and then click on Restart option to reboot your PC. You will see Choose an option screen in a couple of seconds.

Step 3: When you are the Choose an option screen, click Troubleshoot tile and then when you see the Troubleshoot screen, click Advanced options tile to open advanced startup options.