The Dynamic File Service does not load or run in Windows Safe Mode.
The Service Controller can be used in Windows Safe Mode to modify the Service settings. However, you cannot start the Service while the computer is in Safe Mode.
The DswDump.exe and DswPairCheck.exe utilities can be used in Safe Mode to gather and report information from the Dynamic File Services databases. For details about using these commands, see the Dynamic File Services 2.1 Client Commands and Utilities Reference.
If networking is enabled in Safe Mode, the Dynamic File Services Management Console can be used to connect to and manage other Dynamic File Services servers.