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Installing An Optional Tape Drive - IBM 7945G2U Installation And User Manual

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26. If you removed any fans, install them.
27. Insert the hard disk drives the rest of the way into the bays.
If you have other devices to install or remove, do so now. Otherwise, go to
"Completing the installation" on page 139.

Installing an optional tape drive

The IBM System x3650 M3 RDX-DDS internal enablement kit is used to install an
IBM tape drive in an IBM System x3650 M3 server. The IBM System x3650 M3
RDX-DDS internal enablement kit is compatible only with the following tape drives:
v IBM DDS Generation 5 (DDS/5) SATA tape drive
v IBM DDS Generation 6 (DDS/6) USB tape drive
v IBM RDX USB Removable Hard Disk Drive
Note: If your server is with four SAS hard disk drive bays, you need to install the
SAS/SATA 4 Pac HDD upgrade option first (see "Installing a SAS/SATA 4 Pac HDD
upgrade option" on page 61) in order to upgrade to a 8 Pac HDD + tape system.
The RDX-DDS internal enablement kit contains the following components:
v One 3.5-inch DDS Gen 6 bezel
v One RDX bezel
v One 3.5-inch black bezel
v One cosmetic bezel
v One 3.5-inch RDX bezel
Chapter 2. Installing optional devices



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