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PXE-E61 media test failure on Acer Aspire 5050 laptop

\015 Upon booting up, the following msg appeared on DOS black screen:For Realtek RTL8139(X)/8130/810X PCI Fast Ethernet Controller v2.17 (051202)PXE-E61: media test failure, check cablePXE-M0F: Exiting PXE ROMOperating System not foundUpon trying to do a reformat, the process is hanged at Windows blue screen while the Windows setup is doing the following:Examining 152626 MB Disk 0 at Id 0 on bus 0 on atapi...I highly suspect it's a hardware failure on the Realtek network adapter (cable connection loose?) but would like to confirm thisThanks in advance for any help/advice rendered\015

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Yes, your analysis of the problem is correct. The problem could be with the hardware & while you are trying to reinstall the Windows OS, the software checks on all hardwares before installing. The best solution would be to take your system to a nearest service provider & get the problem rectified. Once the problem is rectified by them, try to reinstall the OS along with them, so that if there is any other problem apart from the above they will be able to help you.
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