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Remove the TCM/TPM adapter (for Chinese Mainland only)

Use this information to remove the TCM/TPM adapter.

Before removing the TCM/TPM adapter, remove the top cover. See Remove the front cover. Then, locate the TCM/TPM connector on the system board.

To remove the TCM/TPM adapter, complete the following steps:

Figure 1. TCM/TPM adapter removal
TCM/TPM adapter removal

  1. Press and hold the release latch.
  2. Lift the TCM/TPM adapter straight up.
    • Carefully handle the TCM/TPM adapter by its edges.

    • Your TCM/TPM adapter might look slightly different from the illustration.

If you are instructed to return the old TCM/TPM adapter, follow all packaging instructions and use any packaging materials that are provided.