Install a network adapter
Follow instructions in this section to install a network adapter to the front I/O expansion board or the front I/O expansion board module.
About this task
Read Installation Guidelines and Safety inspection checklist to ensure that you work safely.
Touch the static-protective package that contains the component to any unpainted metal surface on the server; then, remove it from the package and place it on a static-protective surface.
- Align the network adapter to the PCIe slot on the front I/O expansion board; then, press the network adapter into the slot until it is fully seated.
- Fasten the screw that secures the network adapter to the chassis.Figure 1. Installing a network adapter
After you finish
Complete the parts replacement. See Complete the parts replacement.