Install the compute node cover

Use this information to install the compute node cover.

Before you install the compute node cover, complete the following steps:
Watch the procedure. A video of the installation process is available:
  1. Read Safety and Installation Guidelines to ensure that you work safely.

  2. If you are replacing the cover, make sure that you have the system service label kit on hand for use during the replacement procedure (see Parts list for more information).

Attention: You cannot insert the compute node into the Lenovo Flex System chassis until the cover is installed and closed. Do not attempt to override this protection.
  1. Orient the cover so that the posts on the inside of the cover slide into the slots on the compute node.
    Note: Before you close the cover, make sure that the air baffle and all components are installed and seated correctly and that you have not left loose tools or parts inside the compute node. Retention clips that secure the I/O expansion adapters must be in the closed position to install the cover.
    Figure 1. Compute node cover installation
    Compute node cover installation
  2. Hold the front of the compute node and slide the cover forward to the closed position, until it clicks into place.
After you install the compute node cover, complete the following steps:
  1. Install the compute node into the chassis (see Install the compute node in the chassis ).

  2. Power on the compute node.