Install the external LCD cable (4 x 3.5'' chassis)
Use this information to install the external LCD cable.
Figure 1. A front view with the cable installed
1 The external LCD cable connector
Figure 2. A front view with a filler installed
1 A filler for external LCD cable connector
About this task
The following illustrates how to remove the external LCD cable from the chassis.
Power off the server and peripheral devices and disconnect the power cords and all external cables. See Power off the server.
Prevent exposure to static electricity, which might lead to system halt and loss of data, by keeping static-sensitive components in their static-protective packages until installation, and handling these devices with an electrostatic-discharge wrist strap or other grounding systems.
- A video of this procedure is available on YouTube.
- Touch the static-protective package that contains the external LCD cable to any unpainted surface on the outside of the server. Then, take the external LCD cable out of the package and place it on a static-protective surface.
- Install the external LCD cable.Figure 3. Installation of the external LCD cableNote
The front and back sides of the connector to external diagnostics slot are different, and it is required to plug in with the front side.
When plugging in, face the front side upward and slide the connector into the chassis. Refer to the illustration above.