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I have an emachines e620 and when i switch my computer on it says pxe-e61 media test failure, check cable and it also says pxe-mof exiting pxe rom operating system not found help would be great

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Go into set-up and change the boot order to the hard drive you have your operating system on... then cd-rom. you may actually want to start with your cd-rom as it makes it easier when you are installing an operating system.

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