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When I turned on my computer this morning it said "cannot find operating system" Further checking it had "F3E1000001 PXE - E61 Media Test failure check cable; PXE -M0F Exiting Intel Boot Aget and then "hardrive not found." HELP?

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You hard drive is not being detected by the BIOS. The PCE-E61 is the attempt to boot from the network connection (Known as Pixie boot) and is a tool used in large networks.

Ensure your hard drive cables are properly connected/seated.

If reseating the cables doesn't change anything, try resetting the BIOS defaults, and see if the hard drive is detected.

If all the above fail, it is likely you have a hard drive failure.

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What probably happened was that you deleted files that were vital for windows to run. What I suggest you to do is to perform a system recovery.

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