Having problems with your Acer Aspire 5050-3242 Notebook ?

Keep getting the following message when I turn on my Acer Aspire 5050 laptop: PXE-E61: Media test faulire, check cable PXE-M0F: Exiting PXE ROM Operating System not found


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PXE bootup means the computer does not boot up from an operating system installed on a hard disk drive. PXE bootup uses a server on a network to boot up the computer.
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\015\012It will not start without being connected the network that it was programmed to run on
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