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Toshiba Media test failure, operating system not found error

\015 I have a toshiba Satellite m305d which I have had for 7 weeks (since christmas.) \302\240Brand new. \302\240Never had a problem or glitch.\015\012\015\012I took it on vacation with me. \302\240I used it on the vacation, no problems (at least what I used of the computer, just watching dvds and such.) \302\240I am careful about the computer in the airport and having padding and not being too jerky. \302\240I never left the laptop in the sun or was too hard on it. \302\240This isn't a beat up kind of laptop, this is my personal PC that I use and take care of at home and just wanted to watch dvds on my vacation. \302\240It went through the airport screening okay and brought it home. \302\240\015\012\015\012I booted it up and got this error:\015\012\015\012PXE-E61 Media test failure, check cable\015\012PXE-M0F: Exiting PXE ROM\015\012Operating system not found\015

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That message means it is not reading a drive. Most likely the HDD. I would suggest you replace the HDD. That is likely the problem.
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