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Old 08-01-2005, 01:27 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi,

I have this message at the start...

"PXE-E61 Media test failure, check cable"
"PXE-M0F Exiting PXE"

When I go into the CMOS, the date is counting very fast... What could be the cause?

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Old 08-01-2005, 01:35 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I had the same problem, but I think I got it fixed. I had 2 partitions on my HD on my HP Pavilion notebook. somehow, my first partition was deleted. It just said no os found, and went to PXE. I did factory restores, removed my HD, everything. finally figured it out, and fixed it with FDISK. just create a primary dos partition in the somehow empty space
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