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Install a flash power module

Follow instructions in this section to install a flash power 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.


  1. Locate the flash power module slot on the front air baffle.
    Figure 1. Flash power module slot location
    Flash power module slot location
    1 Flash power module slot 12 Flash power module slot 2
  2. Install the flash power module.
    1. Note the orientation of the flash power module; then, gently insert the flash power module into the retaining clips at one side as shown.
    2. Press the flash power module down on the other side until it snaps into place.
    Figure 2. Flash power module installation
    Flash power module installation
  3. Connect the flash power module cable to the extension cable.
    Figure 3. Flash power module cable connection
    Flash power module cable connection

After you finish

Complete the parts replacement. See Complete the parts replacement.

Demo video

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