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Install the LOM adapter

Use this information to install the LOM adapter.

Before installing the LOM adapter:
  1. If riser 1 assembly is installed, remove it to access the LOM adapter slot.

  2. If the server comes with a LOM adapter slot bracket, remove it with a tool first. Store the bracket in case that you later remove the LOM adapter and need the bracket to cover the place.

    Use a tool to remove the LOM adapter slot bracket to avoid injury.
  3. Touch the static-protective package that contains the new LOM adapter to any unpainted surface on the outside of the server. Then, take the new LOM adapter out of the package and place it on a static-protective surface.

To install the LOM adapter, complete the following steps:

Watch the procedure

A video of this procedure is available at YouTube.

Figure 1. LOM adapter installation
LOM adapter installation

  1. Insert the LOM adapter into the rear of the chassis at an angle as shown.
  2. Lower the LOM adapter and slide it to the rear of the chassis until the LOM adapter stops.
  3. Push the LOM adapter as shown to insert it into the connector on the system board.
  4. Tighten the thumbscrew to secure the LOM adapter.