Remove a PCIe adapter
Use this information to remove a PCIe adapter.
Before removing a PCIe adapter:
Remove the top cover. See Remove the top cover.
Remove the riser assembly. See Remove a riser card.
To remove a PCIe adapter, complete the following steps:
Watch the procedure
A video of this procedure is available at YouTube.
Figure 1. Riser 1 assembly (LP+LP)
Figure 2. Riser 1 assembly (LP+FHHL)
Figure 3. Riser 2 assembly (LP)
- (Skip this step for riser 2 assembly.) Pivot the latch on the riser bracket to the open position.
- Grasp the PCIe adapter by its edges and carefully pull it out of the PCIe adapter slot on the riser card.
If you are instructed to return the old PCIe adapter, follow all packaging instructions and use any packaging materials that are provided.