04-04-2014 01:02 AM - edited 04-04-2014 01:19 AM
Recently i formatted my samsung hdd on another computer and then placed it back to my hp desktop pc but i get this error PXE - E61: Media Test Failure, check cable every time i try to boot from dvd or hdd. I tried to fix it by changing boot sequence but it still gives me same error.
04-08-2014 08:32 AM - edited 04-08-2014 08:34 AM
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I understand that after you formatted your hard drive using another computer you cannot boot without getting the error "PXE - E61: Media Test Failure, check cable". The PXE (Preboot eXecution Environment) is an environment to boot computers using a network interface card. You mentioned that you tried to fix the boot sequence and it still gives you the same error. You can try ensuring that your CD/DVD ROM is first on the boot list, followed by the hard drive. If that does not work try restoring factory defaults on your BIOS.
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