Install the PCIe adapter
Use this information to install the PCIe adapter.
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Before you install the PCIe adapter, complete the following steps:
Turn off the server. Disconnect the power cords and all external cables (see Power off the server).
Remove the filler on the rear side of the riser assembly. Remove the screws of the adapter retainer and remove the adapter.
- Align the adapter with the slot on the riser card; then, carefully press the adapter straight into the slot until it is securely seated.
- Install the screw of the adapter.
- Install the screws of the adapter retainer.Figure 1. PCIe adapter installation
Table 1. PCIe adapter installation 1 Adapter retainer