Install a PCIe adapter in slot 1 to 4
PCIe adapters in slot 1 to 4 are in an I/O tray riser that is accessed from the rear of the server. With the riser removed from the I/O tray, open the retention latch and insert the adapter in the riser; then, close the retention latch.
Before you install an adapter in slot 1 to 4, make sure that there is no filler installed in the slot where you are installing the adapter.
Complete the following steps to install an adapter in slot 1 to 4.
- Open the retention latch.
- Align the adapter with the riser slot and insert it; then, press the adapter into the riser until the connector is fully seated.
- Close and lock the retention latch.
If you have no other operations to perform on the riser after installing an adapter in slot 1 to 4:
If any of the adapters in the riser have internal cables, make sure that they are connected before installing the riser in the I/O tray.
Install the riser in the I/O tray. See Install the riser for slot 1 to 4 (riser 1).
Install the I/O tray in the chassis and connect all cables. See Install the I/O tray.