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Remove the OCP module

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

About this task

  • 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.


Remove the OCP module.
Figure 1. Removing OCP module

Removing OCP module
  1. Loosen the thumbscrew that secures the OCP module. Use a screwdriver if necessary.
  2. Grasp the handle, and slide the OCP module out.

After you finish

  1. Install a replacement unit or a filler. See Install the 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