Removing the optional two-port Ethernet adapter

Use this information to remove the optional two-port Ethernet adapter.

To remove the Ethernet adapter, complete the following steps:

  1. Read the safety information that begins on Safety and Installation guidelines.
  2. Turn off the server and peripheral devices and disconnect the power cords.
  3. Remove the cover (see Removing the cover).
  4. Remove the PCI riser-card assembly (if installed) from PCI riser connector 1 (see Removing a PCI riser-card assembly).
  5. Grasp the Ethernet adapter and disengage it from the standoffs and the connector on the system board; then, slide the Ethernet adapter out of the port openings on the rear of the chassis and remove it from the server.
    Figure 1. Ethernet adapter removal
    Ethernet adapter removal

If you are instructed to return the Ethernet adapter, follow all packaging instructions, and use any packaging materials for shipping that are supplied to you.