Boot Failure: System Halted

By Wolfwood
May 2, 2006
  1. Here's what it is. I boot the computer - and this is on the black screen.

    Its a gateway, I run windows xp home edition, any other information is unknown until I find that god forsakened box.
    I know the HD is in there, I was able to repartition it and reload Windows XP, and I was up to the prompt to add in my name and organization/bussiness, and restarted it. It returned with this same information. Frankly, I do not want to go messing around in my computers insides unless its verifiable that it will work, OR, I can find someone else to do it for me.


    Intel (R) Boot Agent Version 4.0.17
    Copyright (c) 1997-2001, Intel Corporation

    Intel Base-Code, PXE-2.0 (Build 083)
    PXE-E61: Media test failute, check cable
    PXE-M0F: Exiting Intel PXE ROM.
    Boot Failure: System Halted
  2. Wolfwood

    Wolfwood TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Checking Cables

    I will check all my OUTSIDE cables however just as a final check. I will check this thread tomorrow afternoon or the like. *frowns* Wish me luck? Thanks for ANY advice given and ANY help whatsoever!

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