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Installing the system-board assembly

Use this information to install the system-board assembly in the blade server.

The system-board assembly is a field-replaceable unit and must be replaced by a trained service technician. To contact an IBM service representative, see Hardware service and support.

To install the system-board assembly, complete the following steps:

  1. Install all of the components in the following list that you removed from the old system-board assembly onto the new system-board assembly.
  2. Install the bezel assembly (see Installing the bezel assembly).
  3. Install the optional expansion unit, if you removed one from the blade server to replace the system board (see Installing an optional expansion unit).
  4. Install the blade server cover (see Installing the blade server cover).
  5. Install the blade server into the BladeCenter unit (see Installing the blade server in a BladeCenter unit).