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When powering up screen says " check cable connection pxe-mof exiting intel pxe rom. No bootable device-- insert boot disk and press any key.

Do not have a disk drive so cannot boot from a disk and if I press a key the same message repeats over again any ideas

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sue nicholls, your system can not find the boot disk. You did not tell us which Acer you have, so we can not really give you a good answer. You can try and set your BIOS to boot from USB drive and create a bootdisk on a USB stick to see if it works. I would just try a Live CD from LINUX (I prefer Puppy Linux) and see if that will start your computer ok. Ultimately it sounds like you will have to replace the hard drive/SSD drive (whatever your particular computer has). Hope this helps, good luck.

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