Universal media bay option

The following procedure provides the steps to install the universal media bay option, route the VGA and USB cables, and install an optional optical disk drive. The universal media bay option also accommodates the two-bay SFF front drive cage option. For information on installing this option, see "Two-bay SFF front drive cage option."

  1. Power down the server.
  2. Remove all power:
    1. Disconnect each power cord from the power source.
    2. Disconnect each power cord from the server.
  3. Do one of the following:
  4. Remove the access panel.
  5. Remove the air baffle.
  6. Remove the fan cage.
  7. Remove the bay blank.
    Removing the front bay blank
  8. Route the USB/VGA cables through the opening, and then install the universal media bay.
    Installing the VGA/USB/ODD option
  9. Install the optional optical disk drive (optional).
    Installing the optical disk drive
  10. Connect the cables:
    • Connect the VGA cable to the optional VGA connector. Connect the USB cable to the front dual internal USB 3.0 connector.
      VGA/USB connections
    • Connect the SATA optical drive cable to the front optical disk drive connector (optional).
      Cabling the ODD option
  11. Install the fan cage.
  12. Install the air baffle.
  13. Install the access panel.
  14. Slide the server into the rack.
  15. Connect each power cord to the server.
  16. Connect each power cord to the power source.
  17. Power up the server.