Install a M.2 data adapter
Use this information to install a M.2 data adapter.
Before you install a M.2 data adapter, complete the following steps:
Turn off the server. Disconnect the power cords and all external cables (see Power off the server).
For more details about the M.2 drive and slot numbering, see M.2 drive and slot numbering.
- Align the M.2 data adapter with the slot on the riser card; then, carefully press the M.2 data adapter straight into the slot until it is securely seated.
- Install the screw.
M.2 riser assemblyFigure 1. M.2 data adapter installation
PCIe and M.2 riser assemblyFigure 2. M.2 data adapter installation
- Insert the bezels to the riser assembly on the both sides and install the six screws as shown.NoteThe color and the size of the screws on each side are different, make sure to install the short ones one the left and long ones on the right.Figure 3. M.2 data adapter installation