Having problems with your Acer Aspire 5315 Notebook ?
Broadcom UNDI PXE-2.1 v10.0.9
\015 Hi, when I switch the power button on, I get the acer screen with 'Press to set up' at hte bottom left of the screen and a message 'preparing to boot to OS' also at the bootm left of the screen. Then I receive a screen with the following message: 'Broadcom UNDI PXE-2.1 v10.0.9 \015\012 Copyright (C) 2000-2006 Broadcom Corp.\015\012 Copyright (C) 1997-2000 Intel Corporation\015\012 All rights reserved.\015\012 PXE-E61: Media test failure, check cable\015\012 PXE-MOF: Exiting Broadcom PXE ROM\015\012 No bootable device -- insert boot disk and \015\012 press any key'\015\012What does it mean with boot disk and what to do.\015
The Broadcom PXE looks for a boot device/files from a network source if the network cable is't plugged in then you get the PXE-E61: Media test failure check cable, you can turn this off in the bios, when this doesn't find any boot information it moves onto the next boot device which is defined in the bios, usally the dvd drive then the HD. If this is a Altos server you have bought they are not supplied with an OS so it wont boot from the HD to begin with, if you already had a OS installed and it wont boot then there is something wrong with with the HD or the connectors or posibly the boot sectors are corrupted, if the device is making th tak tak noise the it is having trouble reading te device.
@tatunka - mine is an acer too. But "Guest's" solution of using F2 at boot, and 'disable network boot' in the BIOS got rid of this little niggle for me (thanks, Guest). Good luck.
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