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Old 07-27-2012, 06:47 PM   #1
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I recently dropped my laptop, and it froze, then told me to restart it the first it if this was the first time (witch it was). Now it makes an weird noise after turning off. When turning on it also makes a noise, a beep that lowers in loudness, then repeats itself..and when the bios loads it shows:
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Pxe-e1: media test failure, check cable
Pxe-mof:existing pie rom.
Operating system not found


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Old 07-27-2012, 07:18 PM   #2
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Some times it also says this:
Hdl10 bios version 61et37ww (v2.06)

CPU = 1 processor dected, cores per processor = 2
Intell(r) core(tm)2 CPU T5500 *weird symble here* 1.66GHz
512m system ram passed
2048k cache SRAM passed
System bios shadowed
Video bios shadowed
Fixed disk 0:
Atari cd-Rome: HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GMA-4082N
Mouse initialized
ERROR
0200: failure fixed disk 0
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I recently dropped my laptop......ERROR 0200: failure fixed disk 0
The fall broke your HDD, it has failed and needs to be replaced.
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Old 07-28-2012, 10:02 AM   #4
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I was afraid that happened..
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the media test failure is just your laptop trying to connect to a server VIA LAN, (Used quite abit when company's want to image laptops for speed)

I agree with the above comment your hard drive has been damaged :(
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