Removing an adapter

To remove an adapter, do the following:

  1. Turn off the server. Then, disconnect all external cables and remove all peripheral devices.
  2. Remove the server cover. See Removing the server cover.
  3. Remove the PCI riser-card assembly. See Removing the PCI riser-card assembly.
  4. Disconnect cables from the adapter.
  5. Carefully grasp the adapter by its top edge and remove the adapter from the PCI riser-card assembly.
    Figure 1. Adapter removal
    Adapter removal

  6. Complete the parts replacement. See Completing the parts replacement.