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Hi. I have an Acer laptop that is shutting down after 10-15 mins, and when trying to restart comes up with the following message - PXE-E61: Media test failure - check cable. Closely followed by - PXE-MOF: exiting PXE Rom. Can you please tell me what is wrong and if it can be fixed? Thanks Deb :)

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Your Acer is trying to boot from Network and not hard drive.

You will have to go into the set-up utility(BIOS) and de-select network as a boot option.

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