Remove an M.2 drive
Use this information to remove an M.2 drive from the M.2 backplane.
To remove an M.2 drive, complete the following steps:
- Press both sides of the retainer and slide it backward to loosen the M.2 drive from the M.2 backplane.NoteIf your M.2 backplane has two M.2 drives, they will both release outward when you slide the retainer backward.
- Remove the M.2 drive by rotating it away from the M.2 backplane and pulling away from the connector at an angle (approximately 30 degrees).
If you are instructed to return the M.2 drive, follow all packaging instructions, and use any packaging materials for shipping that are supplied to you.