Remove the intrusion switch
Follow this procedure to remove the intrusion switch.
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.
- Remove the server cover (see Remove the server cover).CAUTIONThe heat sinks and processor could be very hot. To avoid from burning yourself, wait for a few minutes after turning off the server before you remove the server cover.
To remove the intrusion switch, complete the following steps:
- Disconnect the intrusion switch cable from the system board.Note
Follow the instructions in Internal cable routing and handle the release tab on the connector carefully.
- Remove the screw that secures the intrusion switch, and remove the intrusion switch from the chassis.Figure 1. Removing the intrusion switch
Install a new intrusion switch (see Install the intrusion switch).
If you are instructed to return the component or optional device, follow all packaging instructions, and use any packaging materials for shipping that are supplied to you.