Remove the M.2 WLAN/LTE wireless adapter

Use this information to remove the M.2 WLAN/LTE wireless adapter.

Before you remove the M.2 WLAN/LTE wireless adapter, complete the following steps:

  1. Read the following sections to ensure that you work safely.
  2. Turn off the server. Disconnect the power cords and all external cables (see Power off the server).

  3. Remove the node from the enclosure if needed (see Remove a compute node).

  4. Remove the lock position switch if installed (see Remove the lock position switch).

To remove the M.2 WLAN/LTE wireless adapter, complete the following steps:

Watch the procedure. A video of the process is available:
Grasp the M.2 wireless adapter at both ends and pull it straight up to remove it from the system board.
Note: Carefully remove the adapter to avoid cable disconnected inappropriately from the adapter.
Figure 1. M.2 WLAN/LTE wireless adapter removal
M.2 WLAN/LTE wireless adapter removal

If you are instructed to return the defective component, please package the part to prevent any shipping damage. Reuse the packaging the new part arrived in and follow all packaging instructions.