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Redundant hot-plug AC power supply option

CAUTION: To prevent improper cooling and thermal damage, do not operate the server unless all bays are populated with either a component or a blank.

  1. Access the product rear panel.
  2. Remove the power supply blank.

    WARNING: To reduce the risk of personal injury from hot surfaces, allow the power supply or power supply blank to cool before touching it.

    Removing the power supply blank

  3. Slide the power supply into the power supply bay.
  4. Connect the power cord to the power supply.
  5. Route the power cord through the cable management arm or power cord anchor.

    NOTE: If using the power cord anchor, be sure to leave enough slack in the power cord so that the redundant power supply can be removed without disconnecting the power cord from the primary power supply.

  6. Reposition the cable management arm into the operating position.
  7. Connect the power cord to the power source.
  8. Be sure that the power supply LED is green.
  9. Be sure that the front panel external health LED is green.