Lenovo Safe Mode can be a life saver when it comes to trying to repair a computer infected with viruses or a malfunctioning piece of software. What Safe Mode does is it only starts and runs the bare essentials for operating your computer. On a Lenovo how to access Safe Mode is the same way you access Safe Mode on any other computer.
When you start your computer up as soon it begins to turn on start pressing the F8 key. Keep pressing the F8 key until you see a menu pop up with a bunch of different options. One of these options will be Lenovo Safe Mode. Select this option and your computer will then load into Safe Mode and you can begin to diagnose your computer. If for some reason your computer loads up normally and you missed your chance to hit the F8 key then simply restart the computer and try again. When using a Lenovo, as with any computer, knowing how to access Safe Mode can be the difference between a quick fix and reformatting your computer!