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Remove the front bezel

Use this information to remove the front bezel.

About this task

To avoid potential danger, read and follow the following safety statements.
  • S002
    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.
  • Read the Installation guidelines to ensure that you work safely.

  • Turn off the server and peripheral devices, and disconnect the power cords and all external cables (see Power off the server).

  • If the server is in a rack, remove it from the rack.

  • Remove any locking device that secures the server cover, such as a Kensington lock or a pad lock.


  1. Make preparations for this task.
    1. Remove the server cover (see Remove the server cover).
    2. Remove the front door (see Remove the front door).
  2. Remove the front bezel.
    1. Lift the three plastic tabs to release left side of the bezel from the chassis.
    2. Pivot the bezel as shown to remove it from the chassis.
    Figure 1. Removing the front bezel
    Removing the front bezel