Cant boot my Acer Aspire one [Solved/Closed]

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- Jul 25, 2016 at 04:19 PM
Hello,
I have an Aspire one Acer with Intel UNDI, PXE-2.1(build 082)
Copyright 1997-2000 Intel corporation.
but every time i switch it on this is what comes up on the screen;
"Intel UNDI, PXE-2.1 (build 082)
copyright (C) 1997-2000 Intel corporation
For Realtek RTL 8101E/8102E PCI_E Ethernet controller v1.09 (080602)
PXE-E61: Media Test Failure, check cable
PXE-M0F: Exiting PXE ROM.
No Bootable Device-- insert boot disk and press any key".
What should i do?
my Email is; ***@***

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Thank you
Your HDD is fried, or your bios is not configured to boot to a hardrive, and only a network (which is why pxe boot fails, you have no deployment server answering the request!)


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So is this Problem Fixable?, if so how do i fix it? or should i jst start thinking of getting a new thing?
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Have you ever changed the bios to alter the boot device? If no, then start looking for a new device, as your HDD has failed, and your machine cannot boot from it (if you didn't tell it to boot from another location!)