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Install the PCIe riser assembly

Use this information to install the PCIe riser assembly.

About this task

Read the following section(s) to ensure that you work safely.


  1. If necessary, align the screw holes of the PCIe riser card with the corresponding holes on the riser cage; then, insert the PCIe riser card and tighten it with two screws.
    Figure 1. PCIe riser card installation
    PCIe riser card installation
  2. Align the two tabs on PCIe riser assembly with the slots on the rear chassis; then, insert the PCIe riser assembly into the connector on the system board.
    Figure 2. PCIe riser assembly installation
    PCIe riser assembly installation
  3. Carefully press the riser assembly straight down into the slot until it is fully seated.

After you finish

  1. Install the top cover. See Install the top cover.

  2. Complete the parts replacement. See Complete the parts replacement.

Demo video

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