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Install the top cover

Use this information to install the top cover.

About this task

shock hazard
Hazardous voltage, current, and energy levels might be present. Only a qualified service technician is authorized to remove the covers where the label is attached.
240VA shock hazard

Hazardous energy present. Voltages with hazardous energy might cause heating when shorted with metal, which might result in spattered metal, burns, or both.

  • Read the following section(s) to ensure that you work safely.
  • Make sure that all cables, adapters, and other components are installed and seated correctly and that you have not left loose tools or parts inside the server.

  • Make sure that all internal cables are correctly routed. See Internal cable routing.


  1. Align the posts inside the top cover with the slots on the chassis.
  2. Hold the front of the server and slide the top cover towards the front of the server until it clicks into place.
    Figure 1. Top cover installation
    Top cover installation

After you finish

Complete the parts replacement. See Complete the parts replacement.

Demo video

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