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Install a LOM adapter in slot 9

The LOM adapter in slot 9 is in the I/O tray that is accessed from the rear of the server. With the I/O tray removed from the chassis, insert the adapter in the I/O tray.

disconnect all power
The power-control button on the device and the power switch on the power supply do not turn off the electrical current supplied to the device. The device also might have more than one power cord. To remove all electrical current from the device, ensure that all power cords are disconnected from the power source.

Before you install a LOM adapter in slot 9, make sure that there is no filler installed in slot 9.

You must remove the riser from the I/O tray before installing an adapter.

Complete the following steps to install a LOM adapter in slot 9.

Figure 1. LOM adapter installation (slot 9)
LOM adapter installation

  1. Attach the extension bracket to the top of the LOM adapter using two screws.
  2. Align the adapter with I/O tray slot 9 and insert it; then, press the adapter into the I/O tray until the connector is fully seated.
  3. Tighten the captive thumbscrew on the side of the LOM adapter that secures it to the bracket on the I/O tray.

If you have no other operations to perform on the I/O tray after installing a LOM adapter in slot 9:

  1. Install the riser for slot 10 to 15 (riser 2). See Install the riser for slot 10 to 15 (riser 2).

  2. If any of the adapters in the I/O tray have internal cables, make sure that they are connected before installing the I/O tray.

  3. Install the I/O tray in the chassis and connect all cables. See Install the I/O tray.

Demo video

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