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Remove a 2.5-inch hot-swap drive

Follow instructions in this section to remove a 2.5-inch hot-swap drive.

About this task



  1. Gently rotate the release latch away to unlock the drive handle.
    Figure 1. Removing a 2.5-inch drive

  2. Grasp and pull the handle to remove the drive from the drive bay.

After this task is completed

  1. Install a replacement unit or filler (see Install a 2.5-inch hot-swap drive).
  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.