Install the 3.5-inch simple-swap drive backplate
Use this information to install the 3.5-inch simple-swap drive backplate.
To install a simple-swap drive backplate, complete the following steps:
- Position the backplate on the drive cage so that the tabs on the drive cage are inserted into the corresponding holes in the backplate.
- Close the plunger to secure the backplate into position.Figure 1. Simple-swap drive backplate installation
- Press the drive cage in until the release latch clicks into place (see Install the 3.5-inch/2.5-inch drive cage ).
After installing the backplate:
Reinstall all the simple-swap drives and drive bay fillers (if any) into the drive cage (see Install a simple-swap drive or Installing a 2.5-inch SSD into a 3.5-inch drive bay).
Reconnect the cables to the backplate.
Reinstall the system fan (see Install the front system fan).
Complete the parts replacement. See Complete the parts replacement