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Install the 2.5-inch backplane

Use this information to install the 2.5-inch backplane.

About this task

Depending on the configuration, the following illustration might differ slightly from your backplane.
Watch the procedure
  • A video of this procedure is available at YouTube.


  1. Align the two pins on the backplane with the corresponding holes in the chassis.
  2. Lower the backplane into the chassis. Ensure that the pins pass through the holes and the backplane is fully seated in place.
    Figure 1. 2.5-inch backplane installation
    2.5-inch backplane installation
    1 Pins2 Corresponding holes