Install the 3.5-inch/2.5-inch hot-swap backplane
Use this information to install the 3.5-inch/2.5-inch hot-swap backplane.
About this task
To avoid potential danger, read and follow the following safety statements.
- S002CAUTIONThe 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.
Read the Installation guidelines to ensure that you work safely.
Touch the static-protective package that contains the component to any unpainted metal surface on the server; then, remove it from the package and place it on a static-protective surface.
- Align the slots on the backplane with the tabs on the drive cage, and insert the tabs into the slots.
- While pulling the plunger, slide down the backplane until it clicks into place; then, close the plunger to secure the backplane.Figure 1. Installing the hot-swap drive backplane