Remove the top cover

Remove the top cover by pulling up the cover-release latch and sliding the cover toward the rear of the server.

  1. Read the safety information and guidelines to ensure that you work safely.
    S012
    hot surface
    CAUTION:
    Hot surface nearby.
    S021
    shock hazard
    CAUTION:
    Hazardous energy is present when the blade is connected to the power source. Always replace the blade cover before installing the blade.
  2. Carefully lay the compute node on a flat, static-protective surface, orienting the compute node with the bezel pointing toward you.

To remove the compute node cover, complete the following steps:

Watch the procedure. A video of the installation process is available:

  1. Press on the release button and the push point at the same time and slide the cover toward the rear of the compute node.
  2. Lift the cover away from the compute node.
    Figure 1. Compute node cover removal
    Compute node cover removal
  3. Lay the cover flat or store it for future use.