Installation guidelines Адаптер thinkserver Lenovo Tower Server - TS100 (ThinkServer) - Type 6431

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Before

 

you

 

install

 

optional

 

devices,

 

read

 

the

 

following

 

information:

 

v

   

Read

 

the

 

safety

 

information

 

that

 

begins

 

on

 

page

 

v,

 

the

 

guidelines

 

in

 

“Working

 

inside

 

the

 

server

 

with

 

the

 

power

 

on”

 

on

 

page

 

21,

 

and

 

“Handling

 

static-sensitive

 

devices”

 

on

 

page

 

22.

 

This

 

information

 

will

 

help

 

you

 

work

 

safely.

 

v

   

When

 

you

 

install

 

your

 

new

 

server,

 

take

 

the

 

opportunity

 

to

 

download

 

and

 

apply

 

the

 

most

 

recent

 

firmware

 

updates.

 

This

 

step

 

will

 

help

 

to

 

ensure

 

that

 

any

 

known

 

issues

 

are

 

addressed

 

and

 

that

 

your

 

server

 

is

 

ready

 

to

 

function

 

at

 

maximum

 

levels

 

of

 

performance.

 

To

 

download

 

firmware

 

updates

 

for

 

your

 

server,

 

complete

 

the

 

following

 

steps.

Note:

 

Changes

 

are

 

made

 

periodically

 

to

 

the

 

Lenovo

 

Web

 

site.

 

The

 

actual

 

procedure

 

might

 

vary

 

slightly

 

from

 

what

 

is

 

described

 

in

 

this

 

document.

 

1.

   

Go

 

to:

 

http://www.lenovo.com/support.

 

2.

   

Enter

 

your

 

product

 

number

 

(machine

 

type

 

and

 

model

 

number)

 

or

 

select

 

Servers

 

and

 

Storage

 

from

 

the

 

Select

 

your

 

product

 

list.

 

3.

   

From

 

Family

 

list,

 

select

 

ThinkServer

 

TS100

,

 

and

 

click

 

Continue

.

 

4.

   

Click

 

Downloads

 

and

 

drivers

 

to

 

download

 

firmware

 

updates.

v

   

Observe

 

good

 

housekeeping

 

in

 

the

 

area

 

where

 

you

 

are

 

working.

 

Place

 

removed

 

covers

 

and

 

other

 

parts

 

in

 

a

 

safe

 

place.

 

v

   

If

 

you

 

must

 

start

 

the

 

server

 

while

 

the

 

cover

 

is

 

removed,

 

make

 

sure

 

that

 

no

 

one

 

is

 

near

 

the

 

server

 

and

 

that

 

no

 

tools

 

or

 

other

 

objects

 

have

 

been

 

left

 

inside

 

the

 

server.

 

v

   

Do

 

not

 

attempt

 

to

 

lift

 

an

 

object

 

that

 

you

 

think

 

is

 

too

 

heavy

 

for

 

you.

 

If

 

you

 

have

 

to

 

lift

 

a

 

heavy

 

object,

 

observe

 

the

 

following

 

precautions:

 

   

Make

 

sure

 

that

 

you

 

can

 

stand

 

safely

 

without

 

slipping.

 

   

Distribute

 

the

 

weight

 

of

 

the

 

object

 

equally

 

between

 

your

 

feet.

 

   

Use

 

a

 

slow

 

lifting

 

force.

 

Never

 

move

 

suddenly

 

or

 

twist

 

when

 

you

 

lift

 

a

 

heavy

 

object.

 

   

To

 

avoid

 

straining

 

the

 

muscles

 

in

 

your

 

back,

 

lift

 

by

 

standing

 

or

 

by

 

pushing

 

up

 

with

 

your

 

leg

 

muscles.

v

   

Make

 

sure

 

that

 

you

 

have

 

an

 

adequate

 

number

 

of

 

properly

 

grounded

 

electrical

 

outlets

 

for

 

the

 

server,

 

monitor,

 

and

 

other

 

devices.

 

v

   

Back

 

up

 

all

 

important

 

data

 

before

 

you

 

make

 

changes

 

to

 

disk

 

drives.

 

v

   

Have

 

a

 

small

 

flat-blade

 

screwdriver

 

available.

 

v

   

You

 

do

 

not

 

have

 

to

 

turn

 

off

 

the

 

server

 

to

 

install

 

or

 

replace

 

hot-swap

 

power

 

supplies

 

or

 

hot-plug

 

Universal

 

Serial

 

Bus

 

(USB)

 

devices.

 

However,

 

you

 

must

 

turn

 

off

 

the

 

server

 

before

 

you

 

perform

 

any

 

steps

 

that

 

involve

 

removing

 

or

 

installing

 

adapter

 

cables.

 

v

   

Blue

 

on

 

a

 

component

 

indicates

 

touch

 

points,

 

where

 

you

 

can

 

grip

 

the

 

component

 

to

 

remove

 

it

 

from

 

or

 

install

 

it

 

in

 

the

 

server,

 

open

 

or

 

close

 

a

 

latch,

 

and

 

so

 

on.

 

v

   

Orange

 

on

 

a

 

component

 

or

 

an

 

orange

 

label

 

on

 

or

 

near

 

a

 

component

 

indicates

 

that

 

the

 

component

 

can

 

be

 

hot-swapped,

 

which

 

means

 

that

 

if

 

the

 

server

 

and

 

operating

 

system

 

support

 

hot-swap

 

capability,

 

you

 

can

 

remove

 

or

 

install

 

the

 

component

 

while

 

the

 

server

 

is

 

running.

 

(Orange

 

also

 

can

 

indicate

 

touch

 

points

 

on

 

hot-swap

 

components.)

 

See

 

the

 

instructions

 

for

 

removing

 

and

 

installing

 

a

 

specific

 

hot-swap

 

component

 

for

 

any

 

additional

 

procedures

 

that

 

you

 

might

 

have

 

to

 

perform

 

before

 

you

 

remove

 

or

 

install

 

the

 

component.

 

v

   

When

 

you

 

have

 

to

 

access

 

the

 

inside

 

of

 

the

 

server,

 

you

 

might

 

find

 

it

 

easier

 

to

 

lay

 

the

 

server

 

on

 

its

 

side.

 

v

   

When

 

you

 

are

 

finished

 

working

 

on

 

the

 

server,

 

reinstall

 

all

 

safety

 

shields,

 

guards,

 

labels,

 

and

 

ground

 

wires.

 

 

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TS100

 

Types

 

6431,

 

6432,

 

6433,

 

and

 

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