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Install a front I/O bezel

Follow instructions in this section to install a front I/O bezel.

About this task

To avoid potential danger, make sure to read and follow the safety information.

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    disconnect all power
    The power-control button on the device and the power switch on the power supply do not turn off the electrical current supplied to the device. The device also might have more than one power cord. To remove all electrical current from the device, ensure that all power cords are disconnected from the power source.
  • Read Installation Guidelines and Safety inspection checklist to make sure that you work safely.

  • Touch the static-protective package that contains the component to any unpainted metal surface on the node; then, remove it from the package and place it on a static-protective surface.


Depending on the specific configuration, the front I/O bezel and I/O module board might look different from the illustrations in this section.


  1. Make preparations for this task.
    1. Make sure that the system board, bridge board, and I/O module board have been installed (see Install a system board (trained technician only), Install a bridge board, and Install an I/O module board).
  2. Align the front I/O bezel with its slot on the front of the node; then, insert the front I/O bezel into place.
    Figure 1. Installation of the front I/O bezel
    Installing the front i/o bezel
  3. Tighten the five screws that secure the front I/O bezel.
    Figure 2. Installation of the front I/O bezel screws
    Tighten the front i/o bezel screws


After this task is completed