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When switched on it says media test failure,

\015 When switched on it says yukon v6.14.1.2(beta)(20070307)\015\012pxe-e61media test failure, check cable pxe-mof exiting pxerom operating system not found\015

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It is not finding your hard drive, what type of laptop do you have? This is usually a corrupted bios or faulty BGA chip
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