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  • Page 1 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit Installation and Maintenance Guide...
  • Page 3 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit Installation and Maintenance Guide...
  • Page 4 Note: Before using this information and the product it supports, read the warranty information in Appendix B, “IBM Statement of Limited Warranty Z125-4753-10 08/2008,” on page 53 and the general information in Appendix C, “Notices,” on page 71. First Edition (March 2009) ©...
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Inventory checklist ......1 The IBM Documentation CD ....3 Hardware and software requirements .
  • Page 6 Index ......79 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide...
  • Page 7: Safety

    Vor der Installation dieses Produkts die Sicherheitshinweise lesen. Prima di installare questo prodotto, leggere le Informazioni sulla Sicurezza. Les sikkerhetsinformasjonen (Safety Information) før du installerer dette produktet. Antes de instalar este produto, leia as Informações sobre Segurança. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2009...
  • Page 8 Läs säkerhetsinformationen innan du installerar den här produkten. Important: 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide Each caution and danger statement in this document is labeled with a number. This number is used to cross reference an English-language caution or danger statement with translated versions of the caution or danger statement in the Safety Information document.
  • Page 9 Statement 1: DANGER Electrical current from power, telephone, and communication cables is hazardous. To avoid a shock hazard: v Do not connect or disconnect any cables or perform installation, maintenance, or reconfiguration of this product during an electrical storm. v Connect all power cords to a properly wired and grounded electrical outlet.
  • Page 10 If you suspect a problem with one of these parts, contact a service technician. Statement 26: CAUTION: Do not place any object on top of rack-mounted devices. viii 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide...
  • Page 11: Chapter 1. Introduction

    Important: The ac adapter that is connected to the flat-panel display is not v Two outer rails 1. Racks are measured in vertical increments of 1.75 inches each. Each increment is called a “U.” A 1U-high device is 1.75 inches tall.
  • Page 12 One 1/4-inch wrench (for removing the inner slide rails from the console unit) See the documentation that comes with your rack cabinet or console switch for further information about those products. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide...
  • Page 13: The Ibm Documentation Cd

    The IBM Documentation CD The IBM Documentation CD contains documentation for the console unit in Portable Document Format (PDF) and includes the IBM Documentation Browser to help you find information quickly. Hardware and software requirements The IBM Documentation CD requires the following minimum hardware and...
  • Page 14: Notices And Statements In This Document

    Danger: These statements indicate situations that can be potentially lethal or extremely hazardous to you. A danger statement is placed just before the description of a potentially lethal or extremely hazardous procedure step or situation. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide...
  • Page 15: Chapter 2. Installing The Console Unit In The Rack Cabinet

    Chapter 2. Installing the console unit in the rack cabinet The console unit occupies 1U of mounting space in a rack cabinet. If you have an IBM rack cabinet, you can use the brackets that come with this kit to install an optional console switch in the same 1U of space.
  • Page 16: Installing The Keyboard In The Console Unit

    (The rubber pads have an adhesive backing and can be peeled from the surface.) If you leave the rubber pads on the keyboard, they will extend into the 1U space below. Attention: might be damaged if the feet are extended when the display is closed.
  • Page 17 5. Carefully route the keyboard-and-mouse cable down through the keyboard tray opening, up through the opening on the right side of the tray, and toward the cable-management arm. Pull the full length of the cable through the opening. 6. Place the keyboard in the tray and press the hook-and-loop fasteners together. Hook-and-loop fastener 7.
  • Page 18 Push the keyboard-and-mouse cable through the slit in the plastic bushing and push the bushing into the cable-routing cutout in the console unit frame. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide placed on a table or other flat surface.
  • Page 19 10. Secure the keyboard-and-mouse cable to the console unit with the nut and clamp: a. Unscrew the nut and remove the clamp. Note: In the following illustration, the console unit is turned over and is placed on a table or other flat surface. b.
  • Page 20: Installing The Console Unit In The Rack Cabinet

    1. Place the console unit on a stable, flat surface. Attention: install the console unit in the rack cabinet, be careful that you do not pinch or cut the video cable. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide Clip nuts Cage nuts The video cable is connected to the flat-panel display.
  • Page 21 2. Select a 1U location in the rack for the console unit. Install either three cage nuts or three clip nuts in the front of the rack. Install two cage nuts or two clip nuts in the rear of the rack. Use the cage nuts or clip nuts from the miscellaneous hardware kit.
  • Page 22 6. Tighten the two rail-adjustment screws on each of the outer rails if you loosened them in step 3 on page 11. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide holes are for the thumbscrews on the front of the console unit.
  • Page 23 7. Loosen the front four slide-rail bracket screws, and then insert the rail-alignment spacer into the middle holes in the slide rails. The rail-alignment spacer must wrap around the rails to align them correctly. Tighten the front four screws and remove the spacer. Note: Do not tighten the four rear slide-rail bracket screws at this time.
  • Page 24 11. Remove the rail-adjustment screw that is closest to the rear of the rack from the outer slide-rail bracket. Attach the cable-management arm to the outer slide-rail bracket, using this screw. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide Release latch...
  • Page 25 12. Connect the video, keyboard, and mouse connectors to either a server or a console switch in the rack cabinet. Connect the power cord to the short jumper cord on the cable-management arm, and then connect the power cord to a properly grounded electrical outlet or power distribution unit (PDU).
  • Page 26: Installing An Optional Console Switch Behind The Console Unit

    Depending on the depth of the console switch and the depth of the rack, you can mount the console switch behind the console unit in the same 1U space. To mount the console switch behind the console unit, use the custom mounting brackets that come with the console unit.
  • Page 27 To install a console switch behind the console unit, complete the following steps. Note: In this procedure, left and right refer to orientations as you are facing the rear of the rack. 1. Attach the mounting bracket with channel to the left side of the console switch, using two 8-32 screws, and then attach the other mounting bracket to the right side of the console switch.
  • Page 28 4. See the documentation that comes with the console switch for information about connecting the flat-panel display, thin keyboard, and servers to the console switch. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide...
  • Page 29: Chapter 3. Tft-Lcd Display

    OSD menu. v MENU button: Press this button to display the OSD menu and to move the selector on the OSD menu. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2009 AUTO EXIT ): Press the left arrow or right arrow button to adjust the...
  • Page 30: Maintaining The Tft-Lcd Display

    Remove finger marks and grease with a damp cloth and mild detergent; do not use solvents or abrasives. v Never use flammable cleaning material to clean an IBM display or any other electronic device. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide...
  • Page 31: Technical Specifications

    Technical specifications LCD panel Size Display area (horizontal x vertical) Type Pixel pitch (horizontal x vertical) Frequency Horizontal Vertical Display color Display resolution Optimum mode Maximum mode Input signal Sync Video signal Power supply Power consumption Normal Power saving Environmental conditions Operating temperature Operating humidity Operating altitude...
  • Page 32 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide...
  • Page 33: Chapter 4. Hardware Maintenance Information

    Customer-replaceable unit part numbers IBM CRU part numbers are subject to change without notice. This section contains a listing of the CRU part numbers that are available as of the date of this printing. Outer slide rails...
  • Page 34: Power Cords

    Power cords For your safety, IBM provides a power cord with a grounded attachment plug to use with this IBM product. To avoid electrical shock, always use the power cord and plug with a properly grounded outlet. IBM power cords used in the United States and Canada are listed by Underwriter’s Laboratories (UL) and certified by the Canadian Standards Association (CSA).
  • Page 35 IBM power cord part number Used in these countries and regions 39M5151 Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Botswana, Brunei Darussalam, Channel Islands, China (Hong Kong S.A.R.), Cyprus, Dominica, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Iraq, Ireland, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Liberia, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Myanmar (Burma), Nigeria, Oman,...
  • Page 36: Replacing The Keyboard

    2. Unscrew the thumbscrews, and then fully extend the console unit from the rack. 3. Carefully unfasten the cable straps and then remove the keyboard-and-mouse cable from the cable-management arm. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide Thumbscrew...
  • Page 37 4. On the underside of the console unit, unfasten the keyboard-and-mouse cable from the nut and clamp: a. Unscrew the nut and remove the clamp. Note: The following illustration shows the underside of a fully extended console unit that is installed in a rack. b.
  • Page 38 Save the bushing for use later in this procedure. 6. Carefully lift the flat-panel display to the full upright position. 7. Remove the keyboard and cable from the console unit. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide console unit that is installed in a rack.
  • Page 39 (The rubber pads have an adhesive backing and can be peeled from the surface.) If you leave the rubber pads on the keyboard, they will extend into the 1U space below.
  • Page 40 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide When you route the keyboard-and-mouse cable, make sure that...
  • Page 41 12. Route the keyboard-and-mouse cable: a. Route the cable through the slot on the left side of the cable-routing area on the underside of the keyboard. Do not route the cable through any of the other three slots. (See the following illustration.) Note: The following illustration shows the underside of a fully extended console unit that is installed in a rack.
  • Page 42 15. Reconnect the keyboard-and-mouse cable to the server or console switch. 16. Carefully lift the flat-panel display to the full upright position. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide keyboard-and-mouse cable approximately 70 - 76 mm (2.75 - 3 in.) from where the cable exits the keyboard.
  • Page 43: Replacing The Cable-Management Arm

    Replacing the cable-management arm If you installed a console switch in the rear of the rack cabinet, it might be easier to replace the cable-management arm if you remove the console switch first. To replace the cable-management arm, complete the following steps: 1.
  • Page 44 5. 7. Route the video, power, and keyboard-and-mouse cables along the new cable-management arm and secure them along the way with cable straps. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide...
  • Page 45: Replacing The Slide-Rail Assemblies

    8. Attach the cable-management arm to the outer slide-rail bracket, using the screw that you removed in step 3 on page 33. 9. If you removed a console switch from behind the console unit, reinstall it now. 10. Reconnect the keyboard, mouse, and video connectors to the server or console switch.
  • Page 46 6. Remove the eight screws that attach the outer slide rails to the rack cabinet, and then remove the old outer slide rails from the cabinet. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide Release latch...
  • Page 47 7. If you are installing the console unit in an IBM rack cabinet, no adjustment is necessary. Otherwise, loosen the two rail-adjustment screws on each of the outer slide rails and extend the rails to their maximum outward position. Rail-adjustment screws 8.
  • Page 48 The rail-alignment spacer must wrap around the rails to align them correctly. Tighten the front four screws and remove the spacer. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide Rail-alignment spacer...
  • Page 49: Replacing The Console Unit In The Rack

    12. Remove the screw and the nut that attach the inner slide rails to the console unit. Then, attach the corresponding new inner slide rails to the unit, using the same hardware. 13. Go to step 1 on page 48 for instructions for reinstalling the console unit in the rack cabinet, and then install any other devices that you removed from the rack cabinet.
  • Page 50 5. Turn over the console unit (so that the underside is facing up) and place it on a table or other flat surface. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide Release latch...
  • Page 51: Moving The Keyboard

    Moving the keyboard To move the keyboard from the existing console unit to the replacement console unit, complete the following steps: 1. On the underside of the console unit, unfasten the keyboard-and-mouse cable from the nut and clamp: a. Unscrew the nut and remove the clamp. Note: In the following illustration, the console unit is turned over and is b.
  • Page 52 On the opposite end of the console unit, grasp the flat-panel display and the console unit frame together with the other hand. c. Carefully turn over the console unit. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide placed on a table or other flat surface.
  • Page 53 4. Carefully lift the flat-panel display to the full upright position. 5. Remove the keyboard and cable from the console unit and set it aside. 6. Unpack the replacement console unit and place it on a table or other flat surface.
  • Page 54 2 on page 42 and push the bushing into the cable-routing cutout in the console unit frame. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide When you route the keyboard-and-mouse cable, make sure that...
  • Page 55 12. Fasten the keyboard-and-mouse cable to the console unit with the nut and clamp: a. Push the keyboard-and-mouse cable into the clamp that you removed in step 1 on page 41. Important: Make sure that you place the clamp on the keyboard-and-mouse cable approximately 70 - 76 mm (2.75 - 3 in.) from where the cable exits the keyboard.
  • Page 56: Removing And Replacing The Outer Slide Rails

    1. Remove the eight screws that attach the outer slide rails to the rack cabinet, and then remove the old outer slide rails from the cabinet. 2. If you are installing the console unit in an IBM rack cabinet, no adjustment is necessary. Otherwise, loosen the two rail-adjustment screws on each of the outer slide rails and extend the rails to their maximum outward adjustment.
  • Page 57 4. Loosely attach the back of the slide-rail brackets to the rack cabinet, using four screws. Make sure that the slide-rail brackets extend outside of the rack-cabinet mounting flanges. 5. Tighten the two rail-adjustment screws on each of the outer rails if you loosened them in step 2 on page 46.
  • Page 58: Installing The Replacement Console Unit In The Rack Cabinet

    Do this a few times until the console unit moves smoothly in the rails. 3. Push the console unit into the rack. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide Release latch...
  • Page 59 4. Attach the cable-management arm to the outer slide-rail bracket, using the screw that you removed in step 3 on page 40. 5. Connect the video, keyboard, and mouse connectors to either a server or a console switch in the rack cabinet. Connect the power cord to the short jumper cord on the cable-management arm, and then connect the power cord to a properly grounded electrical outlet or power distribution unit (PDU).
  • Page 60 Important: To minimize the electrical interference from the video cable, arrange Do not coil the video cable as shown in the following illustration. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide the cable in figure-eight loops, as shown in the following illustration.
  • Page 61: Appendix A. Getting Help And Technical Assistance

    If you need help, service, or technical assistance or just want more information about IBM products, you will find a wide variety of sources available from IBM to assist you. This section contains information about where to go for additional information about IBM and IBM products, what to do if you experience a problem with your system, and whom to call for service, if it is necessary.
  • Page 62: Software Service And Support

    You can find service information for IBM systems and optional devices at http://www.ibm.com/systems/support/. Software service and support Through IBM Support Line, you can get telephone assistance, for a fee, with usage, configuration, and software problems with System x and xSeries servers, BladeCenter products, IntelliStation workstations, and appliances. For information about which products are supported by Support Line in your country or region, see http://www.ibm.com/services/sl/products/.
  • Page 63: Appendix B. Ibm Statement Of Limited Warranty Z125-4753-10 08/2008

    IBM. An IBM part that replaces a removed part will assume the warranty service status of the removed part. An IBM part that is added to a Machine without replacing a previously-installed part is subject to warranty effective on its Date of Installation.
  • Page 64 IBM or your reseller to obtain warranty service. Contact information for IBM is provided in Part 3. If you do not register the Machine with IBM, you may be required to present proof of purchase as evidence of your entitlement to warranty service.
  • Page 65 1) repair it to make it function as warranted, or 2) replace it with one that is at least functionally equivalent. If IBM or its subcontractor or the reseller is unable to do either, you may return the Machine to your place of purchase and your money will be refunded.
  • Page 66 Machine or provide a replacement Machine to you at its expense, unless IBM specifies otherwise. IBM is responsible for loss of, or damage to, your Machine only while it is 1) in IBM’s possession; or 2) in transit in those cases where IBM is responsible for the transportation charges; and...
  • Page 67: Part 2 - Country-Unique Terms

    Governing Law Both you and IBM consent to the application of the laws of the country in which you acquired the Machine to govern, interpret, and enforce all of your and IBM’s rights, duties, and obligations arising from, or relating in any manner to, the subject matter of this Statement of Limited Warranty, without regard to conflict of law principles.
  • Page 68 Limitation of Liability: The following is added to this section: Where IBM is in breach of a condition or warranty implied by the Trade Practices Act 1974 or other similar legislation, IBM’s liability is limited to the repair or 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide...
  • Page 69 As applies to transactions initiated and performed in Hong Kong S.A.R., phrases throughout this Agreement containing the word “country” (for example, “country of purchase” and “country of Installation”) are replaced with “Hong Kong S.A.R.” INDIA Appendix B. IBM Statement of Limited Warranty Z125-4753-10 08/2008...
  • Page 70 IBM pursuant to, or in any way related to the subject of this Statement of Limited Warranty, the charge paid by you for the individual Machine that is the subject of the claim.
  • Page 71 Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 or other legislation which cannot be excluded or limited. The Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 will not apply in respect of any goods which IBM provides, if you require the goods for the purposes of a business as defined in that Act.
  • Page 72 Machine in any of those countries from either (1) an IBM reseller approved to perform warranty service or (2) from IBM, provided the Machine has been announced and made available by IBM in the country in which you wish to obtain service.
  • Page 73 Athens for Greece, b) Tel Aviv-Jaffa for Israel, c) Milan for Italy, d) Lisbon for Portugal, and e) Madrid for Spain; 8) in the United Appendix B. IBM Statement of Limited Warranty Z125-4753-10 08/2008...
  • Page 74 598 (2) of the Austrian Code of Civil Procedure, the parties expressly waive the application of paragraph 595 (1) figure 7 of the Code. IBM may, however, institute proceedings in a competent court in the country of installation.
  • Page 75 (if IBM is at fault) or of such cause, for a maximum amount equal to the charges you paid for the Machine. For purposes of this item, the term “Machine”...
  • Page 76 Except as otherwise provided by mandatory law: IBM’s liability for any damages and losses that may arise as a consequence of the fulfillment of its obligations under or in connection with this Statement of Limited Warranty is limited in the aggregate to the compensation of only those damages...
  • Page 77 For the purposes of this section, a “Default” means any act, statement, omission, or negligence on the part of IBM in connection with, or in relation to, the subject matter of this Statement of Limited Warranty in respect of which IBM is legally liable to you, whether in contract or tort.
  • Page 78 For the purposes of this section, a “Default” means any act, statement, omission, or negligence on the part of IBM in connection with, or in relation to, the subject matter of this Statement of Limited Warranty in respect of which IBM is legally liable to you, whether in contract or tort.
  • Page 79: Part 3 - Warranty Information

    Tier 1 (mandatory) or a Tier 2 (optional) CRU. Installation of a Tier 1 CRU is your responsibility. If IBM installs a Tier 1 CRU at your request, you will be charged for the installation. You may install a Tier 2 CRU yourself or request IBM to install it, at no additional charge, under the type of warranty service designated for your Machine.
  • Page 80 For IBM in Canada or the United States, call 1-800-IBM-SERV (or 1-800-426-7378). For IBM in the European Union (EU), Asia Pacific, and Latin America countries, contact IBM in that country or visit the IBM Directory of Worldwide Contacts at the following IBM Internet website: http://www.ibm.com/planetwide/.
  • Page 81: Appendix C. Notices

    Web sites. The materials at those Web sites are not part of the materials for this IBM product, and use of those Web sites is at your own risk. IBM may use or distribute any of the information you supply in any way it believes appropriate without incurring any obligation to you.
  • Page 82: Important Notes

    IBM makes no representations or warranties with respect to non-IBM products. Support (if any) for the non-IBM products is provided by the third party, not IBM. 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide ®...
  • Page 83: Product Recycling And Disposal

    (TI) que reciclen responsablemente sus equipos cuando éstos ya no les sean útiles. IBM dispone de una serie de programas y servicios de devolución de productos en varios países, a fin de ayudar a los propietarios de equipos a reciclar sus productos de TI.
  • Page 84: Battery Return Program

    United States, go to http://www.ibm.com/ibm/environment/ products/index.shtml or contact your local waste disposal facility. In the United States, IBM has established a return process for reuse, recycling, or proper disposal of used IBM sealed lead acid, nickel cadmium, nickel metal hydride, and battery packs from IBM equipment.
  • Page 85: Flat-Panel Monitor

    Flat-panel monitor The fluorescent lamp or lamps in the liquid crystal display contain mercury. Dispose of the monitor as required by local ordinances and regulations. Monitor New Jersey: For information about recycling covered electronic devices in the state of New Jersey, go to the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Web site at http://www.state.nj.us/dep/dshw/recycle/Electronic_Waste/index.html.
  • Page 86: Electronic Emission Notices

    Properly shielded and grounded cables and connectors must be used in order to meet FCC emission limits. IBM is not responsible for any radio or television interference caused by using other than recommended cables and connectors or by unauthorized changes or modifications to this equipment.
  • Page 87: European Union Emc Directive Conformance Statement

    IBM cannot accept responsibility for any failure to satisfy the protection requirements resulting from a nonrecommended modification of the product, including the fitting of non-IBM option cards. This product has been tested and found to comply with the limits for Class A Information Technology Equipment according to CISPR 22/European Standard EN 55022.
  • Page 88: Japanese Voluntary Control Council For Interference (Vcci) Statement

    Japanese Voluntary Control Council for Interference (VCCI) statement Korean Class A warning statement 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide...
  • Page 89: Index

    5 getting help 51 hardware service and support 52 help, getting 51 IBM Support Line 52 inner slide rails, replacing 35 © Copyright IBM Corp. 2009 installing console switch 16 keyboard 6 keyboard installing 6...
  • Page 90 15 warranty service type 69 warranty service, obtaining 54 warranty terms, country-unique 57 web site directory of worldwide contacts 70 publication ordering 51 support 51 support line, telephone numbers 52 1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide...
  • Page 92 Part Number: 46M1369 Printed in USA (1P) P/N: 46M1369...