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Remove the external diagnostics handset

Follow instructions in this section to remove the external diagnostics handset.

About this task

To avoid possible danger, read and follow the following safety statement.
  • S014
    shock hazard
    Hazardous voltage, current, and energy levels might be present. Only a qualified service technician is authorized to remove the covers where the label is attached.
  • S017
    moving parts
    Hazardous moving fan blades nearby. Keep fingers and other body parts away.
  • S033
    240VA shock hazard

    Hazardous energy present. Voltages with hazardous energy might cause heating when shorted with metal, which might result in spattered metal, burns, or both.



  1. Press the plastic clip on the plug forward.
  2. Pull to disconnect the cable from the server.
    Depending on your configuration, the server and the location of the connector might look different from those shown in the illustrations.
    Figure 1. Disconnecting the external diagnostics handset cable

    Disconnecting the external diagnostics handset cable

After you finish

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