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Install the rack latches

Use this information to install the rack latches.

About this task

Read the following section(s) to ensure that you work safely.
Both rack latches are removed and installed in a similar method.


  1. Align the pin hole with the pin on the chassis; then, press the rack latch onto the chassis and slightly slide it forward.
    Figure 1. Rack latches installation
    Rack latches installation
  2. Install the two screws to secure the rack latch on the side of the server.
    Figure 2. Rack latches installation
    Rack latches installation
  3. Install the ID label to the right rack latch by inserting the label onto the right rack latch.
    Figure 3. ID label installation
    ID label installation
  4. If you are installing the other rack latch, do so now.

After you finish

  1. Install the security bezel. See Install the security bezel.

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

Demo video

Watch the procedure on YouTube