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My problem: "Start PXE over IPv4 on MAC: ........

2020-05-23, 15:54 PM

Hi everyone,

 

So i bought a P series worstation 520c for a home office.  Took forever to get it shipped but now it is here.  I set up the machine and then I got the message "Start PXE over IPv4 on MAC".  I have a ethernet cable hooked to the back of my computer and to the router.  Someone pleeeeease help me.

 

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Re:My problem: "Start PXE over IPv4 on MAC: ........

2020-05-26, 1:47 AM

Did you happen to order the P520c with or without an OS installed? 

 

The reason why you're likely getting the "Start PXE over IPv4" message is because the system is attempting to boot to the PXE network.  You can certainly "skip" over this message by pressing the "ESC" key whenever the message appears. 

 

If you ordered the system with an OS, you might want to check the startup menu within BIOS F1 setup -> Startup Menu -> Primary Boot Sequence, to see if the OS drive is prioritized or higher-up in the boot sequence than the PXE network.  

 

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