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Remove the rear OCP module

Follow instructions in this section to remove the rear OCP module.

  • Read Installation Guidelines and Safety inspection checklist to ensure that you work safely.

  • 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 system.

Figure 1. Removing the rear OCP module
Removing the rear OCP module

  1. Loosen the thumbscrew that secures the OCP module. Use a screwdriver if needed.
  2. Pull out the OCP module.

After you finish

  1. Install a new rear OCP module or an OCP module filler. See Install the rear OCP module.

  2. If you are instructed to return the component or optional device, follow all packaging instructions, and use any packaging materials for shipping that are supplied to you.

Demo video

Watch the procedure on YouTube