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Remove the security door

Use this information to remove the security door.

About this task

240VA shock hazard

Hazardous energy present. Voltages with hazardous energy might cause heating when shorted with metal, which might result in spattered metal, burns, or both.

  • Read Installation guidelines to ensure that you work safely.

  • Prevent exposure to static electricity, which might lead to system halt and loss of data, by keeping static-sensitive components in their static-protective packages until installation, and handling these devices with an electrostatic-discharge wrist strap or other grounding system.


Remove the security door.
Figure 1. Security door removal
Security door removal
  1. Use the key attached on the rear of the server to turn the cover lock to the unlocked position.
  2. Open the security door.
  3. Lift the security door slightly upwards until you can completely remove it.

After you finish

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.

Demo video

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